Thailand Monks Adorn Robes Made from Recycled Plastic Bottles

Monks have been integrating their Dharma practice with environmental awareness by recycling plastic bottles to make monastic robes.

Thailand Monks Adorn Robes Made from Recycled Plastic Bottles

BANGKOK – Disposable plastic bottles remain a major environmental threat to the planet, especially as Thailand is the world’s sixth biggest contributor of ocean waste. However the monks of Wat Chak Daeng, a Buddhist temple in Bangkok, have been integrating their Dharma practice with environmental awareness by recycling plastic bottles to make monastic robes. Venerable […]