More than 100 monks gathered Monday at the stupa on Odong mountain in Kandal province to pray for the safe return of the country’s only relics of the Buddha, which were stolen without a trace last week. The monks included Buddhist leaders from all 24 provinces and Phnom Penh, according to the Venerable Khim Sorn, chief of the secretariat of the Mohanikaya Buddhist order. “The monks walked around the stupa nine times and then they meditated for 40 minutes to remind the bad people who stole the golden urn and Buddha statues to bring those things back to
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