The leading press report the news of Wat Phra Dhammakaya’s Earth Day on April 22, 2021.

On April 23, 2021, Prakrusamu Sanitwong Wuttiwangso, Director of Communication Dept., Wat Phra Dhammakaya said “ The leading foreign press , such as  Reuters, AFP, Voice of America (VOA), EPA, CNN, CCTV,  Nikkei Asia (Japan), The Straits Times (Singapore), NBC News (New York), and South China Morning Post and Thai press like  Banmuang Online, Amarin TV, TNN World, The Sender, Twitter of Weeranan Voice TV, Talk News Online and Thai Reference,  report the news regarding the online ceremony of Wat Phra Dhammakaya’s Earth Day via Zoom Application according to the concept “Cleanse the Mind, Cleanse the World with Meditation on Earth Day”. In this event, the highlight is the candle lighting as the Largest Flaming Image which will be recorded in Guinness World Records .”

 

 

 

 

 

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Please see more information in the following press links :

Foreign Press

  1. Voice of America  (U.S.A.)
    Column  “THE DAY IN PHOTOS”
    https://learningenglish.voanews.com/a/april-22-2021-day-in-photos/5863423.html2. VOA (Thailand)
    https://www.voathai.com/a/april-22-2021-day-in-photos/5863480.html3. Reuters (South East Asia)
    Twitter of South East Asia Editor
    https://twitter.com/tostevinm/status/13852411279896453164. Twitter of Reuters (South East Asia)
    Buddhist monks light 330,000 candles arranged in the shape of Earth to set a Guinness World Record during #EarthDayat Dhammakaya temple in Thailand
    https://twitter.com/reuters/status/13855817229562306625. Reuters (India)
    https://twitter.com/reutersindia/status/1385772983000567814

    6. CNN
    The Week in 40 Photos (Photo No.21)
    https://edition.cnn.com/2021/04/22/world/gallery/photos-this-week-april-16-april-22/index.html

    7. Deutsche Welle (Germany)
    https://twitter.com/dwnews/status/1385400025518280706

    8. AFP (France)
    https://twitter.com/AFP/status/1385414759667802120?s=20
    https://twitter.com/AFPphoto/status/1385458412528410631?s=20
    https://twitter.com/AFPphoto/status/1385241868762505217?s=06

    9. TRT World Now (Turkey)
    https://twitter.com/trtworldnow/status/1385269667204378625

    10. Daily Sabah (Turkey)
    https://www.dailysabah.com/gallery/earth-day-protests-and-spacex-top-pictures-of-the-week/images

    11. South China Morning Post (China)
    https://www.scmp.com/video/asia/3130723/thai-temple-attempts-world-record-330000-candles-lit-mark-earth-day

    12. CCTV Asia Pacific  (China)
    https://twitter.com/mwanzotv/status/1386266706536972292

    13. People’s Daily China (China)
    https://twitter.com/pdchina/status/1385605631030267907

    14. The Star (China)
    https://www.thestar.com.my/aseanplus/aseanplus-news/2021/04/24/sect-attempts-world-record

    15. YTN (Korea)
    https://www.ytn.co.kr/_ln/0104_202104231825226139

    16. Yonhup (South Korea)
    https://m.yna.co.kr/view/IPT20210423000002365

    17. The Guardian (England)
    https://www.theguardian.com/news/gallery/2021/apr/22/earth-day-and-a-bouquet-of-love-thursdays-best-photos

    18. The Telegraph (England)
    https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2021/04/22/pictures-day-something-organise-ed/buddhist-monks-light-330000-candles-attempt-break-guinness-world/

    19.  Nikkei Asia  (Japan)
    https://twitter.com/NikkeiAsia/status/1385414663312076806?s=20

    20. The Straits Times (Singapore)
    Today in Pictures
    https://www.straitstimes.com/multimedia/photos/today-in-pictures-april-23-2021

    21. Yahoo! News (Singapore)
    https://sg.news.yahoo.com/thai-temple-lights-300-000-101616688.html

    22. Yahoo News (The pictures from AFP)
    https://news.yahoo.com/thai-buddhist-sect-attempts-world-151114274.html

    23.  ABS-CBN (Philippines)
    https://news.abs-cbn.com/life/multimedia/photo/04/22/21/earth-day-2021-buddhist-monks-attempt-guinness

    24. Inquirer  (Philippines)
    https://twitter.com/inquirerdotnet/status/1385410996097875971

    25. Sindonews (Indonesia)
    https://photo.sindonews.com/view/12732/susunan-330-000-lilin-berbentuk-bumi-di-kuil-dhammakaya-thailand

    26. Twitter SINDOnews
    Susunan 330.000 Lilin Berbentuk Bumi di Kuil Dhammakaya Thailand
    https://twitter.com/SINDOnews/status/1385253533641973760?s=06

    27. “Tempo” Magazine (Indonesia)
    https://en.tempo.co/photo/88244/thai-temple-sets-world-record-with-over-300000-candles-lit-to-mark-earth-day

    28. Indians in gulf  (India)
    https://www.indiansingulf.in/world/2021/04/22/cleanse-the-mind-thai-buddhist-sect-attempts-world-record-with-330000-candles

    29. Indian Express (India)
    https://indianexpress.com/article/trending/trending-globally/thai-monks-light-330000-candles-on-earth-day-to-set-world-record-7287031/

    30. Wionews (India)
    https://www.wionews.com/videos/thai-temple-sets-world-record-with-over-300000-candles-lit-to-mark-earth-day-379569

    31. India in Cambodia
    https://twitter.com/indembcam/status/1385531900161236996

    32. Sri Lanka Global (Sri Lanka)
    https://twitter.com/srilankaglobal/status/1385417305799135236

    33. DR (Danish Broadcasting Corporation) Denmark
    https://www.dr.dk/nyheder/seneste/advarer-om-risiko-hoej-brandfare-i-store-dele-af-landet-i-weekenden

    34. Il Messaggero (Italy)
    https://www.ilmessaggero.it/fotogallery/mondo/record_del_mondo_earth_day_candele_tempio_buddista_foto-5915977.html

    35. Asienews (France)
    https://twitter.com/asianews_fr/status/1385604975108055048

    36.  NBC News (New York –USA)
    https://www.nbcnews.com/video/thai-monks-set-candles-world-record-to-mark-earth-day-110716485949

    37. Barrons (USA)
    https://www.barrons.com/news/thai-buddhist-sect-attempts-world-record-with-330-000-candles-01619104528?tesla=y

    38. NowThis (New York-USA)
    https://twitter.com/nowthisnews/status/1386451957074698241

    39. The Atlantic (USA)
    Photos of the Week
    https://www.theatlantic.com/photo/2021/04/photos-week-happy-cows-bird-paradise-big-merino/618671/

    40.Blog ricardoantunes.com.br (Brazil)
    Pictures of the Day
    https://ricardoantunes.com.br/ex-marqueteiro-de-lula-condenado-pela-lava-jato-vai-trabalhar-pra-ciro-gomes1/

    41. NTV (Uganda)
    https://twitter.com/ntvuganda/status/1386246110004531205

    42. MwanzoTV  (East Africa)
    https://twitter.com/mwanzotv/status/1386266706536972292

    43. TN8 (Nicaragua-Central America)
    https://twitter.com/canaltn8/status/1385312207559348229

    44. Agencia Andina (Peru-South America)
    https://twitter.com/agencia_andina/status/1385295331747942411

    45. Twitter Alto Nivel (Mexico-North America)
    #Galería Personas encienden 330,000 velas dispuestas en forma de tierra para establecer un récord mundial Guinness durante el Día de la Tierra, en el templo Dhammakaya en la provincia de Pathum Thani, Tailandia.
    https://t.co/rPXWMAkFKj

    46. Ruptly
    https://www.ruptly.tv/en/videos/20210423-001-Thai-monks-set-new-world-record-with-flaming-image-at-Dhammakaya-temple

    47. Flipboard
    https://flipboard.com/@thephotodesk/world-earth-day-2021-photos-jbvgajealvcu30if

    48. New York Time (no link identified)

    49.  RTL (Germany)
    https://today.rtl.lu/news/science-and-environment/a/1710338.html

    50. La Vanguardia (Spain)
    จุดประทีป 330,000 ดวง ในงานคุ้มครองโลก ซึ่งเป็นที่ถกเถียงกันในประเทศไทย
    https://www.lavanguardia.com/internacional/20210422/7026864/330-000-velas-controvertida-conmemoracion-dia-tierra-tailandia.html

    51.  Nau (Switzerland)
    นิกายไทยที่เป็นที่ถกเถียงกันจุดประทีป 330,000 ดวงเนื่องใน “วันคุ้มครองโลก”
    https://www.nau.ch/news/ausland/umstrittene-thailandische-sekte-zundet-am-tag-der-erde-330000-kerzen-an-65912029

    52.  Yahoo-Australia
    นิกายพุทธในประเทศไทยบันทึกสถิติโลกด้วยการจุดประทีป 330,000 ดวง
    https://au.news.yahoo.com/thai-buddhist-sect-attempts-world-151114056.html

    53. France 24 (France)
    https://www.france24.com/en/live-news/20210422-thai-buddhist-sect-attempts-world-record-with-330-000-candles

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    Thai Press

    1.Facebook Online MiuMiu

https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=794156321538485&id=151794155774708

2.Facebook Talknews Online

https://www.facebook.com/1663329517046682/posts/4095857893793820/?d=n

3. Facebook Pathumthani News
https://www.facebook.com/3049810711826311/posts/3678818225592220/?d=n

4.Twitter Weeranan VoiceTV
https://twitter.com/weeranan/status/1385273863852871685
https://twitter.com/weeranan/status/1385259831301328898

5.Twitter of Chuek Chotchuay The Sender
https://twitter.com/Chuek_Chot/status/1385248989231026180

6. The sender
https://thesender.co/12387/news/
https://www.facebook.com/388396157974208/posts/1921457368001405/?d=n

7.Thai Reference
https://ift.tt/2QSP0IJ

8. Kom Chad Luk around thailand
https://www.komkhaotuathai.com/contents/23538

9. The Newspaper “Siam Eagle Online”
https://www.siameagle.com/900302-2/

10. Twitter Amarin TV
อลังการ วันคุ้มครองโลก วัดพระธรรมกาย จุดประทีปบูชาพระรัตนตรัยทำลายสถิติโลก (ภาพ-คลิป)
https://twitter.com/amarintvhd/status/1385556530531946497?s=20

11. Amarin TV Online
https://www.amarintv.com/news/detail/76535

12. Naewna Online
https://www.naewna.com/local/568042

13. Khao 24 News Online
https://khao24online.blogspot.com/2021/04/19.html

14. INN
https://www.innnews.co.th/news/news_88116/

15. TNN World
https://fb.watch/577JlD5HQR/