Romy Fernandez
August 25th, Nijmegen. The Monk community 'Wat Phra Dhammakaya', from Afferden (Gelderland, The Netherlands), hold a Buddhist ceremony in Nijmegen. During this so-called 'Alms offering event', a ceremony is held in the morning where gifts of food are traditionally given to Buddhist monks from different temples in the Netherlands, Belgium, and Germany. According to the Thai tradition, this must be done in a public space, in this case, took place at the Waalkade close to the river Waal in Nijmegen.