Wai the necessity for violence?

PHITSANULOK: Religious institutions are intended to be locations of peace and goodwill, however a temple in Phitsanulok lately proved to be anything however when a monk who thought a nun had disrespected him responded by beating her.
At 9 am August 21, Maechi Phronchon Chomphukpan, fifty three, a nun at Wat Ban Khek in Nakhon Thai District, walked into the native district police station along with her face swollen and coated in bruises. There she recounted to Duty Officer Lt Thanaphon Mekbut a weird story of intra-wat aggression.
Maechi Phronchon, who had lived on the temple for many years, stated that the earlier afternoon she had been strolling to the bathroom behind the temple when she handed by a resident monk, identified only as “Phra Nom”, who was sleeping in a hammock. Suddenly the cleric shouted at her, demanding to know why she had not graced him with a wai.
“Nuns need to wai monks each time they pass them,” he exclaimed allegedly in a drunken method.
Maechi Phronchon apologized, saying that she had not seen him. This was not adequate for Phra Nom, nonetheless. Tools launched into a tirade of insults so extreme that Maechi Phronchon might solely stand cowed, she stated.
After his insults had run dry, Phra Nom demanded that Maechi Phronchon go and fetch her bankbook so he could “check that she had not been embezzling temple funds”. Maechi Phronchon refused on the grounds that Phra Nom was only a rank-and-file monk, with no authority to examine her monetary records..

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