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This Article is significant part of dissertation entitled ‘The Motivation for Novice Ordination in Thai Society’. The dissertation has three objectives, namely; 1) to study the novice ordination, the problems and causes for being ordinated as novice in Thai society, 2) to study the concepts and theories of motivation for being ordinated as novice in Thai society, and 3) to analyze the methods of motivation for being ordained as novices in Thai society. The research methodology based on mixed method research, qualitative research and quantitative research. The results of the study found that—the problems and causes of being ordinated as novice in Thai society are decreased as a results
of various factors such as—1) the policy for compulsory state education,
2) the Lacking of labors in current Thai society, especially in field of household labors, 3) the acquired knowledge while being novices was not supported with the present situation of living life, and 4) Without the advisers as a good friends etc. the motivations for novice ordination must be promoted in various methods such as 1) Tradition 2) Care 3) Education 4) Welfare and Encouragement. Moreover, an awarding upon graduation is a great motivation for a novice.