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Shared Ritual – shared Future?

Original title Gemeinschafts- Ritual – Gemeinsame Zukunft?


Since 2004 the conflict in the three southern Thai provinces of Pattani, Yala and Narathiwat escalates. Bomb attacks and murder attempts of both Buddhist and Muslim sides pile up. However, in the village Tamod, only few kilometers to the north of the conflict border, Muslims and Buddhists live together apparently peacfully. The speciality of Tamod: “The Ritual of teo Religions”, which Muslim and Buddhists carry out for their common forefathers

Author/s Judith Pein


Research Judith Pein
Photography Judith Pein
Sound Judith Pein
Editing Judith Pein