Flower bunch to take to the temple

Asahna Bucha Day and Buddhist Lent in Chiang Mai

Today in Thailand Buddhists celebrate Asahna Bucha day commemorating the Buddha’s first sermon after his enlightenment more than 2,500 years ago. This day is celebrated on the first full moon of the eighth lunar month which is 19 July in 2016 ; this day is also referred to as Dharma Day with “dharma” meaning the teachings of the Buddha.  …

School children in the pick up truck to go home

Donation delivery to remote hilltribe village

  Over the month of June, we received a great number of donations ranging from clothing to school supplies and small household items to be gifted to the people of a remote Karen hill tribe village. So in the early hours of Friday morning, the 4WD was loaded with the donations and our team set off…