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A conflict between Phra Phromsuthi, the abbot of Wat Sa Ket, and assistant abbot Phra Phromsitthi, has been brewing, and stirring controversy on the internet, ever since Phra Phromsuthi barred the other monk from handling the temple's donations. 

Phra Phromsuthi: Donation suspicions

It all began on July 20, the day Phra Phromsuthi chaired a meeting to plan activities marking the first anniversary of the death of Somdet Phra Buddhachan, a former abbot of Wat Sa Ket and acting supreme patriarch, on Aug 10.

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