What would you do if you were walking down the street in New York City and saw a young Thai man painting a homeless man on a giant scroll?

As Terence Cantarella writes in “How a monk-turned-street artist sees New York City’s homeless,”, many stop to watch—and even join in.

In case you missed it, be sure to check out the story on Pairoj Pichetmetakul, a former Buddhist monk, to learn more about his compassionate “Positivity Scrolls” project.

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