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Thai Amulets

Hidden In Plain Sight: Magic, Money And Murder In Thai Buddhism

Justin McDaniel | Posted 12.19.2011 | Religion
Justin McDaniel

While ritual practices, sometimes involving aborted fetuses might seem strange or even reprehensible to a person not familiar with Thai Buddhism, they are actually not that shocking in Thailand.

Even Thai Talismans Hit By Credit Crunch

Wall Street Journal | James Hookway | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

To the list of speculative market bubbles popping around the world, add this: Thai religious talismans. Last year, prices for the small discs inscrib...