After the rains, the monks would need new robes and on the full moon day, the offering of new robes for the monks are held. It is called the Khahtein ceremony.
Loi Krathong is one of the best-preserved traditions and most beautiful festivals celebrated in Thailand, illustrating the close relationship between the Thai way of life and water. On the night of the full moon of the 12th lunar month (usually in November) people gather at lakes, rivers, canals, and/or other waterways to set adrift krathongs. It is believed that krathongs that float on the water carry happiness and prosperity, as well as taking away misery.
Join this programme to increase your knowledge of sea turtles and help them to thrive and survive. Don’t miss this chance to see these marine creatures up close.
Angono’s joyous fiesta in honor of San Clemente whose image, resplendent in papal investment, is borne by male devotees during a procession accompanied by parehadoras devotees dressed in colorful local costumes, wooden shoes and carrying boat paddles and higantes, giant paper mache effigies.
The Bangkok Marathon offers participants more than just a normal marathon experience. The course are designed to be scenic so that participants get bird’s eye view from the bridge and the Elevated Highway of Bangkok.
Surin province is well-known for its domestic elephant village where it holds 'Surin Elephant Round-Up' every year to show various performance by elephants.
Deepavali or the 'Festival of Lights' is celebrated by Hindus with prayers, family gatherings and festivities.
As one of the major cultural festivals in Singapore, Deepavali (also known as “Diwali” or the “Festival of Lights”) is a celebration to mark the triumph of good over evil.
The race gets bigger and better this year with more exciting action and activities.
The much anticipated eight-day event is one of the most gruelling yet exciting off-road challenges traversing the rugged terrain of Sabah.