Photo by Ingrid Barrentine
Kosal Soun, a Cambodian monk at the Wat Prachum Raingsey temple of Yelm, bathes a statue of Buddha during the Vesak Day celebration May 7 at North Fort Chapel on JBLM. Servicemembers and civilians gathered on JBLM to celebrate the birth, enlightenment, and death of the Buddha.
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