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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

Monks and Buddhist followers join prayer ceremonies at Wat Saket' main hall. During Makha Bucha celebrations, followers take part in different religious activities, such as listen to sermons, meditate and provide monks with food offerings, among others.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

A Buddhist follower poses for a photo while carrying a candle at Wat Saket«s main hall. Devotees offer the candles to the monks to make merit.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

A Buddhist follower poses for a photo while carrying a candle at Wat Saket«s main hall. Devotees offer the candles to the monks to make merit.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

Worshippers walk around Wat Saket's golden stupa. According to Buddhist beliefs, devotees need to walk clockwise for at least three times.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

A Buddhist follower places a gold leaf on a Buddha statue to make merit and obtain good luck. Devotees usually will put the leaf on places where they wish to heal or help.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

Worshippers walk around Wat Saket's golden stupa. According to Buddhist beliefs, devotees need to walk clockwise for at least three times.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

A woman hits a bell found along the path up to Wat Saket's golden stupa.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

A man hits a gong found at the base of Wat Saket.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

Worshippers pray and give offerings at an altar in Wat Saket.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

A statue located in front of Wat SaketÕs golden stupa.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

Golden metal leaves hang from a tree at the base of Wat Saket, or ÒThe temple of the Golden Mount.Ó Buddhists devotees write wishes on the golden leaves as part of the celebrations during the Makha Bucha day.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

A woman hits a bell found along the path up to Wat Saket's golden stupa.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

A woman prays at Wat Saket during Makha Bucha celebrations.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

Worshippers carry candles while reciting prayers during the candlelight ceremony at Wat Saket. Devotees offer the candles to the monks to make merit.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

Worshippers carry candles while reciting prayers during the candlelight ceremony at Wat Saket. Devotees offer the candles to the monks to make merit.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

Worshippers carry candles while reciting prayers during the candlelight ceremony at Wat Saket. Devotees offer the candles to the monks to make merit.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

Wat Saket's golden stupa. This gilded Buddhist stupa, or chedi, is located at the top of the 'Golden Mount'. This temple is widely visited during the Makha Bucha, a Buddhist holiday celebrated in Thailand each year on the full moon of the third lunar month.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

A full moon is seen over Bangkok during Makha Bucha celebrations. This Buddhist holiday is celebrated in Thailand each year on the full moon of the third lunar month. On this day, celebrated in temples (Wat) nationwide, Buddhists gather to show respect for Buddha and take part in merit-making activities.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

Worshippers join the candlelight procession at Wat Saket. Devotees will walk clockwise around the main hall of the temple for at least three times.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

Monks join the candlelight procession at Wat Saket. Monks will walk clockwise around the main hall of the temple for at least three times.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

A woman offers a cash donation to make merit at Wat Saket's golden stupa.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

A woman offers a cash donation to make merit at Wat Saket's golden stupa.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

Metal golden leaves decorate Wat Saket with Bangkok's skyline in the background.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

Buddhist followers pray in front of an altar at Wat Saket during Makha Bucha celebrations.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

A woman prays at Wat Saket during Makha Bucha celebrations.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

A monk blesses a devotee at Wat Saket during Makha Bucha celebrations.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

A woman hangs on a tree a golden metal leaf with a wish at the base of Wat Saket, or ÒTemple of the Golden Mount.Ó

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

Monks join the candlelight procession at Wat Saket. Monks will walk clockwise around the main hall of the temple for at least three times.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

Monks join the candlelight procession at Wat Saket. Monks will walk clockwise around the main hall of the temple for at least three times.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

A woman prays and offers a cash donation to make merit at Wat Saket's golden stupa.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

A monk holds a candle during the prayer ceremonies at Wat Saket' main hall.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

Worshippers carry candles while reciting prayers during the candlelight ceremony at Wat Saket. Devotees offer the candles to the monks to make merit.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

Monks talk to devotees after the prayer ceremonies celebrated at Wat Saket' main hall.

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Bangkok, Bangkok
By Biel Calderon
18 Feb 2019

A man prays in front of Wat Saket's golden stupa during Makha Bucha celebrations.

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Deir az Zur
By mittome
15 Feb 2019

The Syrian Democratic Forces were able to besiege ISIS in 700-meter area only in Deir al-Zour. The campaign was temporarily halted because of the use of civilian groups as human shields amid the possibility of ending the Da'ashi presence within a few days, military commanders confirmed.

تمكنت القوات السورية الديمقراطية من محاصرة تنظيم داعش في منطقة مساحتها 700 متر فقط في دير الزور، وسط توقعات إنهاء وجود داعش في غضون أيام.

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L'Aquila come è oggi, 10 anni dopo (V...
L'Aquila
By Donlisander
15 Feb 2019

This work show how places are changed in 10 year from the D-Day (april 6th, 2009) when a 6.3 earthquake hit L’Aquila, (Abruzzo, Italy) and 309 people died. Here is the city as it is today

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L'Aquila
By Donlisander
07 Feb 2019

This work show how places are changed in 10 year from the D-Day (april 6th, 2009) when a 6.3 earthquake hit L’Aquila, (Abruzzo, Italy) and 309 people died. We have the 2009 shots and the same shots in 2019. Many places are changed, many other seems look like nothing happened after the quake.