Amantaka - Monk blessing at Wat That Luang
Luang Prabang, Laos
Arrive at Wat That Luang (Monastery of the Royal Stupa) accompanied by Tiao Nith, Amanataka's resident artist. Here you will be blessed with fragrant water by the monk after which string bracelets will be tied to your wrists to be kept on indefinitely.
Shoes must be removed prior to entering the temple where you can sit peacefully before offerings of flowers, incense, candles and ancient Buddha statues.