October 28, 2012

Floating Lanterns, Thailand

Photograph by Paramit Supadulchai, My Shot

Buddhist monks release floating lanterns in Suphan Buri province, Thailand, during the Dhammakaya Dhutanga pilgrimage. More than a thousand monks took part in the weeks-long event, which covered 365 kilometers and six provinces.

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