Buddhist monks hold lanterns during a yearly ceremony at Wat Phra Dhammakaya Temple in the north of Bangkok. Thai people celebrate the Buddhist festival of clockwise circumambulation and Makha pratipa lantern lighting ceremony at Dhammakaya Temple on “Makha Bucha Day” during the third lunar moon, where around 1250 monks gathered to be ordained by the Buddha.
Thai Buddhist monks receive alms during a ceremony making Makha Bucha Day at Lumpini Park Bangkok, Thailand on 11 February, 2017
Thai Buddhist devotees give alms to a Buddhist monk during on Makha Bucha
A Thai Buddhist devotee holds incense sticks offers prayers on the occasion of the Makha Bucha Day
Thai Buddhist devotees hold candles and flowers as they walking around the Buddha Stattue during a celebration on Makha Bucha Day.