Spiritual Discipline Foremost For Young Monks At Bomdila

December 12, 2010

Author: Staff Writer

Source: The Buddhist Channel/Indian Express


Young Buddhist monks are not averse to owning a television set or a motorcycle and would even love going around wearing jeans and sweatshirts, unlike in the past.

Early morning at around 4:30 am, the voices of the monks echo in the Thubchog Gatseling Monastery in West Kameng district of Arunachal Pradesh, as they begin offering prayers which they believe, would take them to the "right path and enlighten their lives"