Buddhism, more than a religion, it is a way of understanding life.
In Buddhism, men, women and children spend part of their life to the practice of religion, taking the habit and vows, entering in a monastery.
The figure of the monk has a special significance in many religions, especially in Asian countries where Buddhist and Hindu faith is deeply rooted. Here his presence as a symbol of their beliefs. That is why are worshiped and respected, being part of the obligations of a good believer, providing them food and shelter. Every morning thousands of monks they go out to ask for with their bowls, and people give them in exchange for a blessing. Later they retire to the monasteries to study and practice their prayers.