Make merit by giving alms to monks on New Year’s Day On Doi Inthanon

Bangkok: Citizens and tourists. Participate in the ceremony of giving alms to monks On top of Doi Inthanon The highest point in the country Welcoming the New Year’s Day, “Kew Mae Pan” was revealed to be the coldest this morning at 3 degrees Celsius. Frost formed on the tops of the grass.

citizens and tourists Participate in the alms giving ceremony to 9 monks on New Year’s Day in front of the Doi Inthanon National Park office. Chiang Mai Province For good fortune It is considered to be the highest alms giving ceremony in the country. Amidst the cold weather This morning’s temperature near the national park office was only 9 degrees Celsius.

As for the tourism atmosphere Kiew Mae Pan view point area Bustling with tourists that came up to feel the cold air This morning the temperature dropped another 1 degree Celsius from yesterday, which was 3 degrees Celsius. The weather is extremely cold. Until there was frost on the grass and small ice crystals all over the area. At the same time, tourists Still standing
together waiting for the first light from dawn Which was not disappointing The sun shines golden light over the horizon, beautiful for New Year’s Day. Yesterday, there were tourists. Up to 8,705 people went up to experience the cold, including 7,867 Thai people, 838 foreigners, and the most vehicles were 3,718 vehicles.

In the area of Doi Suthep National Park In the city of Chiang Mai, officials Invite 4 monks to let tourists give alms to monks. dry food rice and give blessings on New Year’s Day For good fortune Before returning to his hometown during the long holiday.
Source: Thai News Agency