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 …