Canadian man leaves monkhood after sex allegations

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A Canadian monk popular among locals in Mae Hong Son for helping the needy has resigned from the monkhood following accusations of having sexual relationships with at least one woman.

Phra Julien, 42, posted a Facebook message on Sunday saying he had decided to leave the monkhood to seek forgiveness after violating the Dhamma principles by having sexual relations with women.

Canadian man leaves monkhood after sex allegations

Canadian man leaves monkhood after sex allegations Former Phra Julien offers a wai for people to forgive him after he left the monkhood on Saturday. (Photo from @phrajuliensfoundation Facebook account) A Canadian monk popular among locals in Mae Hong Son for helping the needy has resigned from the monkhood following accusations of having sexual relationships with at least one woman.