Monks pull down a wall built by a developer in front of Famen Temple, in protest against rapid commercialisation in 2009. Photo: SCMP Pictures
Monks pull down a wall built by a developer in front of Famen Temple, in protest against rapid commercialisation in 2009. Photo: SCMP Pictures
Patrick Boehler
Opinion

Opinion

Patrick Boehler

Fake monks and debt thwart grand plans for ancient Buddhist temple in China

Monks pull down a wall built by a developer in front of Famen Temple, in protest against rapid commercialisation in 2009. Photo: SCMP Pictures
Monks pull down a wall built by a developer in front of Famen Temple, in protest against rapid commercialisation in 2009. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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