Groups of monks have overtaken the world’s tourist hotspots. However, these monks are nothing more than panhandlers. They may look like monks, right down to their shaved head and orange robes, but it is all a ruse to con people out…
Once there was a homeless youth who went to a temple where he was fortunate enough to be accepted. After he had a bath and shaved his head, he looked quite attractive.
Sixteen years ago, Zhang Liwei and his associates killed three people in a nightclub in Daqing City, Heilongjiang Province. Somehow, he evaded police capture and escaped to Anhui Province.
Chinese photographer, Zhang Wang, has been taking photos of the Buddhist way of life since 1999. While creating his works, Zhang stayed at a temple for years, and lived with the monks.
A group of Buddhist monks decided to take part in some extreme sports at Xiling Gorge on the Yangtze River in Hubei Province.