Buddhist Monks Busted For Smoking Crystal Meth In Sacred Pagoda

If you thought the eternal suffering of Saṃsāra was already a bummer, just try reincarnating with a raging case of meth mouth…

Meth MonksTwo monks in Cambodia were arrested and defrocked after police allegedly discovered a crystal meth pipe stashed in one monk’s room, and the pair were reportedly found drinking with two women and two pagoda residents…

On Thursday, police raided David’s room in the Sla Kram commune, in the the popular tourist city of Siem Reap, and say they found found alcohol, condoms, and a pipe for smoking the highly addictive stimulant drug…

The arrest comes after fellow monks called the police over what they said were the monks’ late-night parties and general poor attitude in the past months.  [The Independent]

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