Novice monks chanting at Maggin Monastery in Yangon. (Photo: Bruce Wallace)

Novice monks Thammikesa and Nandathara from Maggin Monastery in Yangon. (Photo: Bruce Wallace)

A novice monk reads from Buddhist scripture in Pali. (Photo: Bruce Wallace)

Novice monks Thammikesa (left) and Nandathara with novice reporter Bruce Wallace. (Photo: La Min)

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