Teenagers are being encouraged to stay mindful when expressing their "love" for each other on Valentine’s Day tomorrow.
People join an activity writing messages on “leaves of faith” of an artificial golden Bodhi tree at Sanam Luang as part of the Macha Bucha day celebrations tomorrow. The Lord Buddha announced the heart of Buddhism — refraining from bad acts, doing good deeds and purifying the mind — on this day more than 2,500 years ago. Thanarak Khoonton
The advice was offered yesterday by Phra Wichit Thammaphon, assistant to the abbot of Wat Saket, as his temple and the National Office of Buddhism were preparing various religious events to mark Macha Bucha day, which also falls tomorrow.
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