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TRADITIONS & UTENSILS

  

 

 

  monk's robe (traijiewon)

 

Thailand

The traijiewon or robes of Thai monks and novices can differ in colour from orange to brown, depending on personal preference.

 

Within the temple compounds monks and novices usually cover just one shoulder, but when going outside they cover themselves completely, as seen above.

 

  monk's robe (traijiewon)