Ordination: The last day that John Massey will wear the necklace with the Buddha image, 1987

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Ordination: The last day that John Massey will wear the necklace with the Buddha image, 1987

Description

This is the last day that John Massey will be allowed to wear the necklace with the Buddha image. After he is ordained he will have to remove the necklace and wear only the monks robes that are offered to him by the laity. The monk is prohibited from adorning his body with a perfume of jewelry. 

Ordination of Novice Monk, photograph 3 of 30, from Cambodian Traditional Crafts and Religious Ceremonies.

View the Ordination of Novice Monk group of photographs in order on the Internet Archive, https://archive.org/details/OrdinationNoviceMonk.

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Publisher

University of Massachusetts Lowell

Date

1987-06-27

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Format

1 photograph; 8.8 x 12.6

Type

Identifier

ordination_of_novice_monk_03

Citation

Chigas, George, “Ordination: The last day that John Massey will wear the necklace with the Buddha image, 1987,” Southeast Asian Digital Archive, accessed October 27, 2020, https://umlseada.omeka.net/items/show/466.

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