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March 16, 2017

The Ritual Bathing Ceremony for Phra That Hariphunchai Chedi

A week long celebration of Buddhism and the ancient Kingdom of Lanna –The Ritual Bathing Ceremony for Phra That Hariphunchai Chedi      When: Mid May Where: Phra That Hariphunchai Temple., Lamphun Province. Northern Thailand This annual week long celebration, (known as ประเพณีสรงน้ำพระธาตุหริภุญชัย), is an ancient Buddhist festival where people of all[…]

February 20, 2017

Kalasin Pong Lang, Phrae Wa and Red Cross Fair

An event to keep alive the cultural heritage of this unique part of the Kingdom   When: 26 February – 7 March (dates confirmed by TAT) Where: Kalasin City Hall, Amphoe Mueang, Kalasin Province North East Thailand   While this annual festival (Thai:งานมหกรรมโปงลาง แพรวา และกาชาด จังหวัดกาฬสินธุ์) is organized around this[…]

February 15, 2017

Boon Phawade Fair Ancient Stories accompanied by 13 Processions

This two day event tells the story of Buddha’s last rebirth in sermons, glorious colour, noise and food     When:  3-5th  March 2017 Where: Bueng Phalan Chai Roi Et Northeast Thailand “Boon Phawade Fair” or merit making of the 4th lunar month, (also known as Bun Pha Wet Fair), is one of[…]

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