Category Archives: Dhutanga

New World Record set by the Dhammakaya Foundation.

On Sunday October 18, 2015 the Guinness World Records presented a certificate to the Dhammakaya Foundation for setting the new record for ‘The longest journey walking on flower petals, over 485.0 kilometers (301.36 miles), achieved by 1,130 Buddhist monks between the 2nd and 31st of January 2015, on the Fourth Dhammachai Dhutanga pilgrimage, to welcome the new year of 2015 in Thailand’. Over a million people participated in the sprinkling of flower petals […]

1,130 Pilgrim Monks Embark on the 4th Dhammachai Dhutanga to Revive World Morality

1,130 Pilgrim Monks Embark on the 4th Dhammachai Dhutanga to Revive World Morality, Welcome the New Year, and Accrue Great Merit for the Country   At a recent press release, Phrasanitwong Wuttiwangso announced that the Fourth Dhammachai Dhutanga, a project aimed at reviving world morality, is being organized through the collaborative effort of the Sangha […]

Schedule of the Dhammachai Dhutanga (2nd – 31st January 2015)

  2 Jan 2015 Wat Phra Dhammakaya to Pathumthani University, Muang District, Pathumthani Province. Total distance of 21.7 kilometers. 3 Jan 2015 Pathumthani University to Wat Bo Thong, Lat Lum Kaew District, Pathumthani Province. Total distance of 15.8 kilometers. 4 Jan 2015 Wat Bo Thong to Wat Khlong Kwang, Sai Noi District, Nonthaburi Province. Total distance […]

The Dhutanga to Celebrate the Lord Buddha’s Relics Being Enshrined at Dattajeevo Maha Cetiya on Saturday 6th December 2014

The Dattajeevo Maha Cetiya is being constructed with the contemporary Buddhist style and its shape similar to that of a lotus which is recognized as a symbol of the establishment of Buddhism and the enlightenment of Lord Buddha. The Cetiya is around 15 meters in height. It is located in the same land as the […]

The Latest World Record “The Longest Journey Walking on Flower Petals”

Guinness World Records team has certified “the Dhammachai Dhutanga Pilgrimage” to welcome the year 2014 organized by Dhammakaya Temple and Dhammakaya Foundation to be the latest world record “the longest journey walking on flower petals” which exceeds all records from previous years. Sunday July 06, 2013 Dhammachai Dhutanga Pilgrimage is also to show to the […]

First time in history: Dhammachai dhutanga will transport the Buddha’s Relics to the international Buddhist Park in Nong khai

The pilgrimage to transport the Buddha’s relics will pass through six provinces: Ayutthaya, Saraburi, Nakhon Ratchasima, Khon Kaen, Udon Thani, and Nong Khai. Everyone will have a chance to pay reverence to the Buddha’s relics and over one thousand Dhutanga monks making the journey and help pave the pilgrimage route with marigold flower. This opportunity to accumulate great merit will lead to prosperity, longevity, peace and happiness for you and your family and the country of Thailand.

Dhutanga routes for the procession to invite Lord Buddha’s Relics

To be placed at Pathumrattanadhamma Cetiya, Buddha Garden, Phon Phisai District. The total distance will be 29 kilometers altogether.   Wednesday 7 May 2014, the total distance is 4.42 kilometers. Thursday 8 May 2014, the total distance is 3.6 kilometers. Friday 9 May 2014, the total distance is 3.9 kilometers. Saturday 10 May 2014, the […]

Dhammachai Dhutanga

The Dhammachai Dhutanga is one of the World Morality Revival Projects initiated by Phrathepyanmahamuni (Luang Por Dhammajayo), Abbot of Wat Phra Dhammakaya and President of the Dhammakaya Foundation. The inaugural pilgrimage was held in early 2011 (2555 B.E.) and saw more than 1,000 monks journey on foot along the path in the pursuit of Perfections […]

The 3rd Dhammachai Dhutanga Project on the Path of the Mara conqueror, the Most Ven. Phramongkolthepmuni (Sod Candasaro)

The 3rd Dhammachai Dhutanga Project on the Path of the Mara conqueror, the Most Ven. Phramongkolthepmuni (Sod Candasaro) .To Worship Lord Buddha, to inherit Buddhist culture, Restore People’s Mind and bring Big Merit to the country,The 3rd Dhammachai Dhutanga

The 3 rd Dhammachai Dhutanga during January 2nd – 28th, 2014

Welcome to the New Year of life via big merit. During the 3rd Dhammachai Dhutanga, January 2nd – 28th, 2014, thousands of monks will walk along the same path of the Mara conqueror in 7 provinces, e.g. Pathum Thani, Nonthaburi, Ayutthaya,

Lopburi province arranged the Dhutanga since the Novice Ordination Project

The opening ceremony of the novices’ Dhutanga at Thumputong Temple in Lopburi province Mr. Sujin Chaichumsak, Vice Governor of Lopburi province, honored to be the President of the opening ceremony of the Novice Dhutanga from the Novice Ordination Project at Thumputong Temple in Lopburi province.  This made all participants happy. All novices began the Dhutanga […]

Mass Media and Web Sites published the 2013 Dhammachai Dhutanga News

January 27th, 2013 – Thai Rath Newspaper, the best selling newspaper in Thailand, published the 2013 Dhammachai Dhutanga news beautifully   The 2013 Dhammachai Dhutanga Monks reached the destination, 446 total kilometers, on January 27th, 2013   Pathum Thani – 1,128 Dhutanga Monks performed the 2013 Dhammachai Dhutanga, 446 total kilometers, and already reached the […]