Easy Steps of Alms Giving Buddhism in the Morning

Easy Steps of Alms Giving Buddhism in the Morning

Good morning! Are you a Buddhist or a fan of Buddhism? Do you know how to give alms in the early part of the morning? It’s doesn’t matter who you are and what kind of religion you belong to. Lao Buddhism people don’t care about the type of religions, nationality, and country and so on. …

Vat Phou Champasak or Vat Phou Laos – The Second World Heritage Site in Southern Laos

Wat Phou - Champasack

The Vat Phou Champasak is a second world heritage site in Laos. Bring your yourself in Pakse, Travelers should take on a bus on southern bus station to Pakse city in Champasack, or you can get on internal Lao Airline flight to Pakse airport. The Vat Phou location from Pakse city about 43 Km and …

Ancestor Festival – the Lao traditional festival on the full moon each year of September

Hey! Are you in Laos right now? Or are you planning a trip to Laos? What are your September plans in Laos? September is a special month to spend your holiday in Laos. Ask me why? Because Lao tradition festival falls in September on the full moon every year. It is the Ancestral Festival of …

Laos Pha That Luang or That Laung Stupa in Vientiane Capital of Lao PDR

That Luang - Vientiane Capital

The That Laung is a national symbol of Laos. The stupa is a symbol of Laos’s people to collect all Buddhist regions in the left-hand side and right-hand side of Mekong River mean all Lao people in the earth. Ou Lang Kha That story: First built in year 236 B. C 3rd century by King …

End of Buddhist Lent or Boun Ork Pun Sa Festival

End of Buddhist Lent

It’s the last day of Buddhist Lent. It occurs in October, Three months after Beginning of Buddhist Lent (Khao Phan Sa) on the 15th day of the full moon (holly Buddhist day) of the 11th month of the lunar calendar.  A day of many celebration especially boat racing festival held in Vientiane capital, we may …

Rice growing Festival (Making Merit for Buddhist People)

Rice growing Festival

After we completed Rice Growing Season, we will have Rice growing Festival (making merit for Buddhist people). This festival may know by Lao, calling Boun Khao Padapdin or Hungry Ghost Festival, it is a chance for people who are alive to make merit to the person who died in your family (ancestors), 1.     To …

Patuxai or Patuxay Monument – Victory gate of Laos in Vientiane Capital

Patuxai or Patuxay Monument

One of the popular landmark in Vientiane that visitors shouldn’t miss out, it is “Patuxai/ Patuxay Victory Gate”. It’s located in the center city on Lang Xang Avenue, in Vientiane capital in the opposite of the Prime Minister Office and you are very easy to find out if you are staying in town. Which you …