A huge feast for monkeys at a festival in Thailand [18 pictures]

By Abraham Piper


Yearly, in the Thai city of Lopburi, a festival is held that includes setting tables with tons of fruit and vegetables for the town’s monkey population — numbering in the thousands — to come and consume.

The practice is motivated by a combination of both ancient myth and current tourism…

(via Bangkok Post1-4all, Wikalenda, World Festival Directory, Somewhere in the World, Daily Fresher)