Flying ‘Buddhist monk’ pictured in a private jet and carrying a Louis Vuitton bag is exposed as a fake who is married

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Now the 34-year-old has been accused of being married, and having relationships with seven other women in a probe by Thailand’s Department of Special Investigations. Scroll down to watch video High flyer: One of the Buddhist monks featured in Related Site the YouTube cilip, Luang Pu Nenkham Chattigo, has been accused of being married, and a fake Under investigation: The video clip received complaints from Buddhists across the globe, prompting a probe into the monks’ behaviour According to the department, Pu Nenkham, who is abbot of the Khantitham Forest Monastery in north eastern Thailand, is allegedly married to a woman called Yupinpraethong Janthawa. He has also been accused by a fellow monk of being a fake, and wearing the religious robes despite not being entitled to do so – a criminal offence in Thailand. Luang Pu Buddha Isara, the abbot at another monastery, filed the complaint againts Pu Nenkham to Bangkok’s Criminal Court. The allegations surrounding Pu Nenkham have shocked Thailand, which is home the largest number of Buddhists in the world. Shocking behaviour: The allegations surrounding Pu Nenkham have shocked Thailand, which is home to the world’s largest Buddhist population He is now being investigated by the Department of Special Investigations, and the Office of National Buddhism, which monitors the 200,000 monks in Thailand, according to the Daily Telegraph Newspaper. The investigation was launched following numerous complaints from Buddhists around the world after the two minute and 47 second long clip was posted on Youtube. The video showed monks, one of them Pu Nenkham, sporting fashionable mirrored shades and using wireless headphones on board the private plane. The clip also prompted the Office of National Buddhism’s director-general Nopparat Benjawatananun to warn the monks not to repeat the lavish behaviour, and there are plans for the watchdog to begin monitoring monks across Thailand. Pu Nenkham is also the focus of a money-laundering investigation, with a police colonel, Pong-in Intarakhao claiming that the abbot, along with others, had 41 bank accounts filled with cash from public donations to his monestry, with the accounts mostly in his name.

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‘This sale which runs for 10 days provides another extended opportunity for buyers around the world to purchase handbags and accessories by some of the greatest designers of all time.’ Handbag history: A lesson Hermes Kelly and Birkin bags continue to be highly sought-after and have become increasingly popular since they were first designed. Birkin bags were inspired by English actress and singer Jane Birkin in the 1980s. In a chance encounter with the former Hermes CEO on an airplane, the celebrity suggested the design for a weekend bag, which paved the way for the consistently popular Birkin bag. The Kelly bag was named after Grace Kelly, who in 1956 had just become Princess of Monaco and was seen carrying the original leather ‘Sac a depeche’ to hide her pregnancy. Photographs of the young starlet were sent all over the world, leading to the bag being known as the Kelly. Originally designed in 1935 the shape is a classic form which has gained worldwide acclaim. Actress Jane Birkin circa 1967 (left) and Coco Chanel (right) Chanel Chanel, ever practical, introduced a handbag suspended from thin straps in 1929, as an alternative to the clutch – freeing up the busy woman-about-towns hands for other things. When she returned from retirement in 1954, Chanel decided to update her handbag even further and called the bag 2.55 after the date of creation, February 1955. The 2.55 remains the most popular bag today, both vintage and new. In fact, Chanel released an exact copy of the original 2.55 in February 2005 to commemorate the bags 50th birthday. It remains a design classic, with its quilted exterior and double chain straps. Fans will know that the burgundy leather interiors were said to be inspired by Chanels convent school uniform and that when this bag has the Mademoiselle lock, it is known as a Classic Flap. The Double C lock was introduced in the 1980s.

Louis Vuitton buying Philippine croc skins

He probably had to be my pick for best dressed male for the night. Navy on navy with hints of lighter blues with patterns? And did you see this man’s shoes? The swag level on this suit is off the charts. Like Us on Facebook : Sometimes Jung Woo Sung looks smoking hot and then other times he looks like the creepy, sweaty weirdo living down the street. I mean what is going on here?

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Top seller: Lot 33, the 2011 35cm amethyst matte crocodile Birkin bag has a whopping final sale estimate of up to £28,000

Locket. This is a versatile zippered tote, which goes both waysfor men or for women. 5. Noe. The classic drawstring bucket. Get this: It was initially special-ordered by a customer in 1932 to carry five bottles of champagne. (All but the Noe are available exclusively in the Salons H.M. Bag snobs take note: San Francisco’s Salon is only the third in the USA and the fourth in North America.) The Milaris captures my fancy.

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Yet Sephora and DFS keep growing. New stores in Shanghai and Hong Kong fueled a 17 percent gain in first-quarter comparable sales at the Selective Retailing division as the regions nascent middle class splurged on goods like Bobby Brown cosmetics and Johnnie Walker whisky. LVMH declined to make executives available to discuss the business. Wide Appeal Providing a broad range of skincare and fragrances has been key to Sephoras success since it was founded in 1969. Acquired by LVMH in 1997, it has become the worlds biggest beauty retailer, with about 1,300 shops in 27 countries.

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Vicente Mercado, chairman of the board of J.K. Mercado and Sons Agricultural Enterprises, Inc. (JKMSAE) that owns the crocodile farm and slaughterhouse, said that other premium bag makers also buy the skins that they get from the slaughtered saltwater crocodiles or the Crocodylus porosus species. Quality crocodile skin commands a very high price and is said to be sold per centimeter. Located in Barangay New Katipunan in Kapalong, the 10-hectare JKMSAE farm breeds over 6,000 crocodiles both for conservation (Crocodylus mindorensis species) and trade purposes. The crocodile slaughterhouse is considered to be the most modern and second largest in the country. Mercado said that the JKMSAE slaughters at least 24 crocodiles a day. The reptiles first undergo an electric stunner and the coil is cut before their brains are picked to make sure that the crocodiles are dead. Mercado said that while the skin is sold to luxury bag makers, the crocodile meat, on the other hand, is sold in the local market and made into delicacies. Mercado stressed that crocodiles are very important to eco-balance for the productivity of wetlands, hence the farm is also into conservation efforts.

High flyer: One of the Buddhist monks featured in the YouTube cilip, Luang Pu Nenkham Chattigo, has been accused of being married, and a fake

and U.S., and by 5 percent to 10 percent in Asian markets including China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Singapore, the analyst wrote. The euros strength against some currencies may lead LVMH to charge more, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Bernard Arnault said Jan. 31. Vuittons price increase in Japan, the biggest ever by the brand in the country, was taken to offset the impact of the yens slide on sales, the company said Feb. 20. In addition to protecting margins, the price increases must be seen, in our view, as a means to accelerate LVs repositioning towards more leather, Belge wrote. The decision will probably weigh on the number of items sold, though its the right thing for brand equity longer term. Vuittons 2013 sales may rise 6 percent, excluding currency moves, while volume may decline 2 percent to 3 percent, Belge wrote.

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