No news is good news. The saying is true especially when we are encountering a series of unpleasant accounts. And for me, a scandalous story surrounding monks is what I don't wish to hear at all.
Over the years, reports about monks and their alleged misconduct have become regular features of the front pages of many newspapers and are also a hot topic in social media.
We have read so many cases about monks having engaged in forbidden activities, such as drugs, drinking alcohol, gambling, watching pornographic videos and having affairs with women (as well as men). We have also heard of numerous controversies involving allegations of embezzlement of donations at temples.
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