Positive change for the Thai sangha 'Stricter screening measures for new monks - Bangkok Post'

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Positive change for the Thai sangha 'Stricter screening measures for new monks - Bangkok Post'

Postby samseva » Wed Dec 21, 2016 3:45 pm

Stricter screening measures for new monks - Bangkok Post
The Sangha Supreme Council on Wednesday said it has completed an upgrade of its database to prevent monks who have been disrobed because of misconduct or criminal offences from re-entering the monkhood.

The system would be developed further to link with the Royal Thai Police’s criminal database, Boonchert Kittithara, director of the secretariat of the SSC, said.

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Re: Positive change for the Thai sangha 'Stricter screening measures for new monks - Bangkok Post'

Postby Mkoll » Wed Dec 21, 2016 11:44 pm

:thumbsup:

Another good example of modern technology aiding the Buddha Sasana.
Namo tassa bhagavato arahato samma sambuddhassa
Namo tassa bhagavato arahato samma sambuddhassa
Namo tassa bhagavato arahato samma sambuddhassa

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Re: Positive change for the Thai sangha 'Stricter screening measures for new monks - Bangkok Post'

Postby chownah » Thu Dec 22, 2016 1:12 am

Oh this is wonderful. More people in power having more tools to keep track of more people. This will be good not only for the sasana but for everything and everyone. I can't wait until everyone's date is in the royal intergalactic data base.....then we will all be safe.
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Re: Positive change for the Thai sangha 'Stricter screening measures for new monks - Bangkok Post'

Postby samseva » Fri Dec 23, 2016 11:30 pm

chownah wrote:Oh this is wonderful. More people in power having more tools to keep track of more people. This will be good not only for the sasana but for everything and everyone. I can't wait until everyone's date is in the royal intergalactic data base.....then we will all be safe.
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I'm guessing that is sarcasm?


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