Monk's journey brings lessons in perserverance

Dec 2, 2012 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: Lowell Sun

Authorities detained Cambodian monk Luon Sovath at a protest in Phnom Penh back in May, banning him from ever stepping foot inside any of the nation's Buddhist temples.

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King Rama

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Dec 2, 2012
 
In my opinion, he did nothing wrong in the protest. I remember reading a discourse where it mentions that the Buddha protested against animal killing. A king planned to massacre animals for a big feast. Upon hearing that, the Buddha carried a baby sheep on his shoulder and walked with people to where the king and his entourage gathered. The king bowed to the Buddha and the Buddha explained how it was wrong to kill animals. The king listened.

Similarly, monks are not supposed to be involved in any politics that promotes selfish benefits and personal gains. For the benefits of the whole, for the good cause of human rights, for the rights of the blameless and the harmless, monks may step in to provide guidance, just as the Buddha stepped in to help the harmless animals that cannot speak for themselves.

Monks are not to take side with any political party. Monks are not supposed to vote in any election. Monks are to abide by the 227 rules set out by the Buddha.

The weak one needs an army to protect him around the clock. But the strong one needs no army. His protection is his good deed.

At the end, good prevails over evil. It is just a matter of time.
Kulet Jonk

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Dec 2, 2012
 
He Vai Dai too much..
misterV

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Dec 2, 2012
 
Dumb azz Khmers Polpot offspring everyday talks about hates, kills, murders, rape, did nothing to help the poor nor think of rebuild the country. No wonder thier country like shiit hole of ASia.
King Rama

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Dec 2, 2012
 
Talking about killing, raping, murder, the Viet Cong communists committed crime against humanity, beside torturing dogs for tender meat.
misterV wrote:
Dumb azz Khmers Polpot offspring everyday talks about hates, kills, murders, rape, did nothing to help the poor nor think of rebuild the country. No wonder thier country like shiit hole of ASia.
King Rama

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Dec 2, 2012
 
Is it him or you who vai dai too much :)
Kulet Jonk wrote:
He Vai Dai too much..
King Rama

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Dec 2, 2012
 
Cambodia is like "shiit" but she is able to support the millions of Vietnamese refugees and illegal Vietnamese immigrants.

For that matter, Cambodia is richer, and better than the Viet Cong scumbags, I must say.
misterV wrote:
No wonder thier country like shiit hole of ASia.
Tep Tida

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Dec 2, 2012
 
King Rama wrote:
Is it him or you who vai dai too much :)
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Please try to ignore him, he is a terrible man. But the one who is now in Indonesia location, he is the worse.

He's now in Jakarta joining a gay boy club.
Anonymous

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Dec 3, 2012
 
Tep Tida wrote:
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Please try to ignore him, he is a terrible man. But the one who is now in Indonesia location, he is the worse.
He's now in Jakarta joining a gay boy club.
If youj kept insulting me, I will impregnant all your biitch khmer servant race and send them to uninhabited island as punishment.
Kulet Jonk

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Dec 3, 2012
 
OMA HA SNAE VAi DAI MOI KAE. 30 doang la or la or Soka PeaP BOREE BO Ah YOuK VENG VENG...this monk I think he like to film naked srey khmer la or la or hahahhaa
cilantro

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Dec 3, 2012
 
misterV wrote:
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If youj kept insulting me, I will impregnant all your biitch khmer servant race and send them to uninhabited island as punishment.
take it easy my man,please try to pick better words to play and everything gona be just fine,

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