Prior to the main ordination ceremony
Prior to the main ceremony starting in Ban Hong Leuay, the two young men to be ordained took part is some smaller ceremonies in the neighbouring village of Ban NamDy, with priests of Ban NamDy officiating. These ceremonies also involve a lot of teaching.
Canon EOS 5D Mark II, f/2.8 @ 52 mm, 1/10, ISO 800, No Flash
Kees Sprengers 2009