New Year’s Day in Cambodia is a huge event, and is usually celebrated on the 13th of April, although sometimes the solar calendar denotes it as the 14th of the month. Referred to as Sus’dei Chnam Thmei in the Khmer language – translated as “enter new year” – the holiday lasts for 3 days.
Boun Pimai New Year festival, begins in mid - April and lasts for three days. Held before the onset of the rainy season, it recognizes the importance of water in people’s lives. It’s also a purification festival during which the Buddha images in the household and the temples are ritually cleaned with sacred water.
Thingyan (The Water Festival) is the most interesting and greatest occasion for merry–making with the largest number of people taking part in it throughout the country.
Of all the festivals in Thailand the Songkran Festival is definitely the rowdiest. Astrologically it is a celebration of the vernal equinox, and from the 13th to the 15th of April the entire nation goes into party mode and everyone joins in.
First established in 2012, Indonesia Fashion Week is not just any ordinary fashion event, but a progressive stylish movement. It fuses fashion, competition, and trade shows, featuring the latest trends in fashion, aiming to provide a grounded direction to Indonesian fashion industry.
Trat is a popular province for tourists, especially its famous Ko Chang that attracts thousands of sun seekers every year. But many people don’t know that this lovely province was once in French hands.
Nyepi: Bali’s New Year Day of Absolute Silence, and its preceding Rituals.
Are you a jazz enthusiast? If so, Jakarta International Java Jazz Festival (JJF) is perfect for you.
The full moon of the 3rd lunar month marks the celebration of Meak Bochea Day, an important Buddhist holiday which usually falls in late February or early March. Historically, this day commemorates the ordainment of Buddha’s first 1,250 disciples, who spontaneously came to see him and to listen to his sermon 2,500 years ago.
Dong Nhan Temple is located in Dong Nhan Precinct, Hai Ba Trung District, Ha Noi. The festival of Dong Nhan Temple is held annually from the 3rd to the 6th day of the second lunar month.
22 - 26 January 2018