How many monks are there in Burma? Wednesday, September 26, 2007 by Bill 1 Comment Amid historic demonstrations against the Burmese government, 10,000 maroon-robed monks protested the military junta in Yangon on Sunday. The next day, 1,000 monks led a crowd of almost 100,000 in a 12-mile march. How many monks does Burma have? How many monks are there in Burma? – By Michelle Tsai – Slate Magazine Share this:FacebookTwitterRedditEmailPrintLike this:Like Loading... Related Author: Bill Stumbling down the Middle Path, one day at a time.