There were many monkeys in the precinct of the Temple of the Tooth

Monkeys in Temple of the Tooth
Shot at the Temple of the Tooth in Kandy, Sri Lanka
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Many monkeys were living in the temple because Buddhism prohibited the killing of animals. So the precinct was a happy land for them. They didn't get treated like a doormat and were well-provisioned here. A baby monkey was held by its mother.

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PHOTO DATA

No

1914

Shooting Date

Mar 2008

Posted On

August 19, 2008

Modified On

January 19, 2020

Place

Kandy, Sri Lanka

Genre

Animal Photography

Camera

CANON EOS 1V

Lens

EF85MM F1.2L II USM

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