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RELIGION & ETHICS NEWSWEEKLY

Decline of Buddhism in Thailand

  • Aired: 05/24/2013
  • 08:26
  • Rating: NR
Economic prosperity and modernity are beginning to have an impact on religious life in Thailand, a country that is 95 percent Buddhist but that in the last 30 years has seen the number of Buddhist monks decrease by about half.
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Is consumerism diminishing Buddhism's importance in Thai society?
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