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Re: Buddha Thread

Post#78 by oldmangrumpy » 2 weeks 22 hours ago


We visited our son today at the Santi Forest Monastery in the southern highlands. My short description of it would be 'serenity in the bush'.

There is a meditation cave with a large Buddha statue hand carved out of the sandstone wall by one of the 'Bhikkhuni' (female monk) - no lighting inside and my phone camera did not do it justice; photos below are the cave entrance, the Buddha carving and a statue just outside the cave -
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Post#79 by Issabella » 2 weeks 21 hours ago


Thanks OMG, nice photos from a special place marked for meditation. I hope your son is happy there.
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Post#80 by Pat625 » 2 weeks 16 hours ago


Those statues are amazing! I can not even begin to imagine the talent it took to do those statues.
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