NAKHON PATHOM, THAILAND - JULY 15: Thai's celebrate the beginning of Buddhist Lent with a candle ceremony July 15, 2011 at the Phutthamonthon temple in Nakhon Pathom Province west of Bangkok, ... more 
NAKHON PATHOM, THAILAND - JULY 15: Thai's celebrate the beginning of Buddhist Lent with a candle ceremony July 15, 2011 at the Phutthamonthon temple in Nakhon Pathom Province west of Bangkok, Thailand. Buddhists walk clockwise around the highest free-standing Buddha statue of the world saying prayers. Tomorrow will mark the first day of the yearly three-month retreat for Buddhist monks, who are required to study dharma and practice meditation in temples during the rainy season. (Photo by Paula Bronstein /Getty Images) less 
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Fri, Jul 15, 2011 1:43 PM EDT