Category Archives: Cambodia

Cambodia in Mourning Again

A group of university students marching to the site of the bridge stampede on the National Mourning Day. Flags are pulled down to the half. Advertisements

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Beautiful Water Festival in Phnom Penh Ended Up in a Terrible Tragedy

The annual boat rolling festival, called ‘Water Festival’, held on a full moon day in November, was one of the major festivals in Cambodia. Millions of people from the provinces come to Phnom Penh to cheer for their province’s representative … Continue reading

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Beautiful Farewell Before the Trip to Eternity

A couple of days ago, when I get back from work, I saw a group of people erecting a huge tent which is more than 100 feet long, on the street I live. The length of the tent goes up … Continue reading

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Pchum Ben Festival or Where Cambodians Pray for Genocide Victims

Pchum Ben festival is one of the two biggest religious festivals in Cambodia held to honor the dead. During the festival days, many people especially older people go to pagodas everyday, and make donations and pray for their ancestors and … Continue reading

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The Best Thing I Could Ever Buy with Six Dollars

When we visit other countries – if we do not have any friends or anyone else who come and pick us up at the airport, taxi drivers are among the very first persons we usually interact with after the immigration … Continue reading

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