CAMBODIA has 50,081 monk and 3,685 pagodas, according to the Minister of Cults
and Religion, Chea Savoeun, who was quoted by the Business News
Savoeun disclosed this during a session with the National
Assembly commission on education, culture, cults and religion, headed by Mom
He said the pagodas were established and the monks trained in
the revival of Budd-hism since the 1979 ouster of the Khmer Rouge which had
banned the religion.