Kung Raiya, the silly twit!

The Phnom Penh Municipal Court charged activist Kung Raiya with incitement to commit a felony today for printing T-shirts with murdered political analyst Kem Ley’s image and words.

On the 11th of July, I read a ridiculous story from Cambodia.  I have decided to simply let it speak for itself.   The background is that on the 10th of July 2016, a Khmer social activist, Mr. Kim Ley, was shot dead in broad daylight at a Caltex petrol station in Phnom Penh.  The CCTV footage was handed over to the police but has never been been leaked to the media since. So there is not a shred of evidence to support people’s suspicions. Continue reading “Kung Raiya, the silly twit!”

ទស្សនវិជ្ជាអប់រំខ្មែនាសម័យបុរាណ ផ្នែកទី២ Traditional Khmer Philosophy of Education

ទស្សនវិជ្ជាអប់រំខ្មែរត្រូវបានបង្កប់ក្នុងស្នាដៃអក្សរសិល្ប៍ កំណាព្យ រឿងព្រេង អាយ៉ៃ រឿងនិទាន ប្រលោមលោក និងស្នាដៃអក្សារសាស្ត្រជាច្រើនទៀត។

ទស្សនវិជ្ជាអប់រំខ្មែរនាសម័យបុរាណ

ទស្សនវិជ្ជាអប់រំខ្មែរត្រូវបានបង្កប់ក្នុងស្នាដៃអក្សរសិល្ប៍ កំណាព្យ រឿងព្រេង អាយ៉ៃ រឿងនិទាន ប្រលោមលោក និងស្នាដៃអក្សរសាស្ត្រជាច្រើនទៀត។ ជាបឋម ខ្ញុំសូមតែងសម្មតិកម្មបណ្តោះអាសន្នមួយ ពោលគឺអត្ថន័យនៃទស្សនវិជ្ជាអប់រំនេះ ត្រូវបានមើលឃើញច្បាស់ជាងគេនៅក្នុងរបៀបដោះស្រាយទំនាស់សីលធម៌ដែលផុសឡើងពីដំណើរ ជីវិតយុវជនយុវនារី។

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Welcome to Gaudium Mundi

Welcome to my personal website.  My name is Ashley Evans and I am an Irish Jesuit priest on mission in the education sector of Cambodia for the last twenty-five years. 

Welcome to my personal website, Gaudium Mundi (Joy of the World).

My name is Ashley Evans and I am an Irish Jesuit priest on mission in the education sector of Cambodia for the last twenty-five years. The primary purpose of this website is to pool information on my experience of education in Cambodia and to share reflections on the challenges it is facing.

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