Monk Chat session is one of the Monk Chat Program Activities. It has been running since year 2000. The Monk Chat Session gives an opportunity to foreigners to have an interactive communication with Thai monks via talking informally.
Buddhism and Thai Culture as well as general topics about Thai ways of living are discussed at the session.
The Monk Chat Program on behalf of Mahachulalongkornrajvidalaya Buddhist University was founded by Pra Dr.Saneh Dhammavaro and his staff.
The Monk Chat session is held every Monday, Wednesday and Friday
during 1700 – 1900. at Monk Chat office, Wat Suan Dok, Suthep Road, Chiang Mai Thailand.
Objectives of Monk Chat Programme
- To provide an opportunity for foreigners to chat with monks informally on general topics.
- To provide an opportunity to learn, exchange and discuss the general ideas of Buddhism.
- To provide a forum for monks and novices to exchange their ideas with people from
different cultures, faiths and ways of life.
- To give correct information on Thai Buddhism to you with the friendly atmosphere
of Buddhist monks' smiling.