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Phra FarangAt forty five successful businessman Peter Robinson gave up his comfortable life in London to ordain as a Buddhist monk in Bangkok But the new path he had chosen was not always as easy or as straightforward as. Looked forward to reading this book It fell short of disappointing however although interesting there was not enough content More of a long diary

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READ · Phra Farang î At forty five successful businessman Peter Robinson gave up his comfortable life in London to ordain as a Buddhist monk in Bangkok But the new path he had chosen was not always as easy or as straightforward as he hoped it would beIn this truly extraordinary memoir Phra Peter Pannapadipo describes his ten year metamorphosis into a practicing He hoped it would beIn this truly extraordinary memoir Phra Peter Pannapadipo describes his ten year metamorphosis into a practicing Buddhist monk while being initiated into the intricacies of an unfamiliar S. Very straightforward depiction of life in a rural monastery in Thailand through the eyes of a British man who ordained as a buddhist monk He is a good writer a humble honest person who depicts his blunders and challenges without ego and his genuine strivings as a monk plus the parts of a Thai monk's life that he couldn't uite embrace but came to understand and be at peace with Very approachable writing I loved the inside understanding of this part of Thai culture and would recommend it to anyone interested in Thailand's untouristed part andor Thai buddhism

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Outheast Asian culturePhra Peter tells his story with compassion humour and unflinching honesty It's the story of a 'Phra Farang' a foreign monk living and practicing his faith in an exotic and intriguing land. Most interesting for the amusing anecdotes about the double culture shock of entering monastic life and an unfamiliar asian culture