16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
A monk at Ankgor Wat, Cambodia

A young Buddhist monk collecting donations in one of the temples of Ankgor Wat, Cambodia. Life of Buddhist monks is very simple and ascetic. For example, monks often eat only one meal a day provided either by a monastery or by direct donations of food from lay supporters.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Siem Reap, Cambodia
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Copyright: © Masha Khomenko