Monday, February 28, 2011

khonkaen police

Once again prove their uselessness not ing not ticketing but in a no parking zone themselves
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Saturday, February 26, 2011

Wat.pa Baan tad

Fill house the last weekend before the funeral
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Friday, February 25, 2011

good morning puja

Wat pa Baan tad luangta maha bua
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Wednesday, February 23, 2011

rain in khonkaen

This is not right. I drive up to Baan tad early tomorrow an I hate wet oily roads. Isaan trucks sliding sideways at 120 log on friendship highway.
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a nice after school picnic in khonkaen

No alcohol just good fun. We always notice the bad stuff this is great to see and post in isaan thailand
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Friday, February 18, 2011

magha puja wat nong waeng (mobile)

the woman that appears in many of these photos has over the years assigned herself my manager at wat nong waeng, here in khon kaen. She makes sure everyone gets their photo taken and those that deserve to meet me get a few minute audience and she makes sure i am not bothered when having a chat with any of the monks. she is one of the many women throughout isaan who keep the wats ticking

magha puja khon kaen

In front of the mahathat at wat nong waeng

 
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Thursday, February 17, 2011

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Sunday, February 13, 2011

royally bored

I know that's not what it means but It's always my first thought when I see this sign
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you gotta go when you gotta go

It's something you just can't book

khonkaen, isaan, thailand
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you can't get far from food in isaan

I especially like food stalls I front of restaurants
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what is mini English?

Do you just learn the tiny words
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Wednesday, February 9, 2011

ATM at Wat Pa Baan Taad (Tad)

just outside the gate sits this truck with an ATM machine mounted i saw no exchange facilities, unless you wanted to give your money to the women sitting in the shade to escape the mid-day sun

 
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Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Wat ps tri sikha Ajaan Sompop

Ajaan is a student of Ajaan cha since hid last stroke he is quite incapacitated

Sunday, February 6, 2011

wat pa baan tad, udon, ajaan maha bua ( ajaan maha boowa)

these are the mobile photos from wat pa baan tad, udon this morning 100s of monks and 1000s of people i will post more albums as soon as possible

Saturday, February 5, 2011

taxi khon kaen

when you get in a proper khon kaen taxi the meter is set immediately and a safe way to travel after a few beers with friends
 
taxi khonkaen isaan thailand

Shrine khonkaen

ศาลพระภุมูมิ or "san phra pheum" means "the house of spirits".it looks like the whole family is represented in this shrine

 
shrine sprit house isaan thailand