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Buddhists celebrate Asalha Puja in Bangkok

Buddhists celebrate Asalha Puja in Bangkok

Buddhist worshipers celebrated Asalha Puja in Bangkok. Asalha Puja is a Theravada Buddhist festival which typically takes place in July, on the full moon of the eighth lunar month and commemorates the Lord Buddha's first sermon.

Buddhists celebrate Asalha Puja in Bangkok
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Worshipers holding candles make a circumambulation of Wat Benchamabophit temple to commemorate Asalha Puja, the day when the Lord Buddha gave his first sermon.
Buddhists celebrate Asalha Puja in Bangkok
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Thousands of Buddhists gather at Wat Benchamabophit temple in Bangkok as they commemorate Asalha Puja, the day when the Lord Buddha gave his first sermon.
Buddhists celebrate Asalha Puja in Bangkok
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Worshipers during a ceremony at Wat Benchamabophit temple.
Buddhists celebrate Asalha Puja in Bangkok
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Buddhist monks lead worshipers in a circumambulation of Wat Benchamabophit temple to commemorate Asalha Puja, the day when the Lord Buddha gave his first sermon.
Buddhists celebrate Asalha Puja in Bangkok
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Buddhist monks lead worshipers to flows around at Wat Benchamabophit temple.
Buddhists celebrate Asalha Puja in Bangkok
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Thousands of Buddhist celebrated at Wat Benchamabophit temple.
Buddhists celebrate Asalha Puja in Bangkok
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Worshipers holding candlelight flows around at Wat Benchamabophit temple.
Buddhists celebrate Asalha Puja in Bangkok
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Worshipers lay flowers during a ceremony at Wat Benchamabophit to commemorate Asalha Puja, the day when the Lord Buddha gave his first sermon.
Buddhists celebrate Asalha Puja in Bangkok
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Worshipers during a ceremony at Wat Benchamabophit temple.
Buddhists celebrate Asalha Puja in Bangkok
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Worshipers holding candlelight flows around at Wat Benchamabophit.

Buddhist worshipers celebrated Asalha Puja in Bangkok. Asalha Puja is a Theravada Buddhist festival which typically takes place in July, on the full moon of the eighth lunar month and commemorates the Lord Buddha's first sermon.

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