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My Journey to Mindfulness: Part 2

It’s been raining a lot here at the monastery. Almost everyday it rains. Today, it rained from when I woke up at 5 am till just about now and it is already 6 pm. 1.531 kata lagi

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Thai man fought off python that latched onto his penis while he was sitting on the toilet in bloody tug of war

Warning: The story contains graphic photos

BANGKOK — A Thai man is recovering from a bloody encounter with a 3-metre (10-foot) python that slithered through the plumbing of his home and latched its jaws onto his penis as he was using a squat toilet. 214 kata lagi

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Afscheid van een vriend

Drie jaar lang waren we erg dik, jij en ik. We deelden lief en leed, regen en wind, tropische hitte en zon. We bewandelden samen velerlei paden, dwars door het bos, recht naar het zuiden, noord, oost of west, smalle en bochtige bergwegen, brede en drukke hoofdstraten naar de stad. 445 kata lagi

Thailand

Being Asian American Volunteer in Asia

Before coming to Thailand I knew that I would blend in, but it really didn’t sink in how well I’d actually blend in until arriving. 525 kata lagi

From The Field

Thailand - Nia yang Beach

Nia yang Beach – midnight drink proposal

It’s Friday and my second day in Thailand. I had a pretty easy morning with breakfast at the hotel and discovering the area of where I am staying at the moment. 497 kata lagi

Phuket – Karon Beach

Kamikaze Gecko, toilet training and preserved apples

Couldn’t sleep last night. Tried counting the flashing lightning outside my window which lit up my room by every flash…. 625 kata lagi

Thailand

Thailand closes dive sites over coral bleaching crisis

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

BANGKOK: Thailand has shut down 10 popular diving sites in a bid to slow a coral bleaching crisis, an official said on Thursday (May 26), in a rare move to shun tourism profits to protect the environment. 313 kata lagi

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