When Is Songkran In Thailand

By | February 1, 2015

THAI NEW YEAR SONGKRAN Thailand has three New Year Celebrations each year. The first is the beginning of the new year according to the Western calendar (1 January) – the one that is

Among young people the holiday evolved to include dousing strangers with water to relieve the heat, since April is the hottest month in Thailand

“Songkran” is the thai traditional New Year and an occasion for family reunion. At this time, people from the rural areas who are working in the city usually Thailand with the Hat Yai Midnight Songkran Festival. Cultural performances and

Songkran, the Thai New Year celebrated in the month of April, is a major holiday in Thai culture. The three days of celebrations embrace the rites of spring,

Songkran is the Thai festival that celebrates the Buddhist New Year.“Songkran” means “move” or “change place” as it is the Thailand Monks receiving a blessing at a temple Woman cleanses Buddha image 3/2012. Title *Songkran Author:

Her interest in Thailand was fostered and encouraged by her mother, who was born and grew up in Bangkok. The traditions of Thai New Year or Songkran have a long history and are still observed today in Thailand, southwestern China,

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Songkran Season Celebrating the Thai New Year. AD SHERATON SIZE 210 x 297 MM. reportings April 2012 •

The magic and traditions of Thai New Year (Songkran) Wednesday 02 April, 2014 Bangkok, 2 April, 2014 – There is no better place to celebrate “Songkran” than Thailand, where the many unique rituals and festivities, which for centuries have celebrated the significance of water