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APRIL 2004
 
 
 
SONGKRAN SPLENDERS
THAILAND
Nationwide
Date : April 13 (2-19),2004

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         Songkran is held with pride in local culture. So you may see the different of ceremony and procession in each province. Ready to wet? If you like publics, focus on Khaosan Rd., Sanam Luang, Banglampu of Bangkok.
           Whether north, south, east or west, this celebration will surely make your trip one to remember. Traditionally, Thais pay homage to the Buddha image or monk and to sprinkle water on. After that they sprinkle some water on the elder’s hands as a sign of respect.

           At each province, Songkran is held with pride in local culture. So you may see the different of ceremony and procession. But one thing that still be same is people playing water with fun and happiness. Ready to wet?

         Songkran is held with pride in local culture. So you may see the different of ceremony and procession in each province. Ready to wet? If you like publics, focus on Khaosan Rd., Sanam Luang, Banglampu of Bangkok.

              The festivals at Phra Pradaeng of Samut Prakan (offer Monus The Monus traditional fair & games) and Pattaya of Chonburi are later than other provinces. The grand festivals with glittering Thai traditional presentations are occured at Ayuthaya (Si Suriyothai Pagoda, Mongkhon Bophit and Khum Khunphaen), Sukhothai, Chiang Mai, Mae Hong Son.

          Fun festivals at Hat Yai of Songkhla are included cock and buffalo fighting and dove cooing fair. The Thai-Lao Border (Nakhon Phanom) offers great international relationship scene of Songkran festival.

            "Songkran", the ancient Thai word means "pass". When the sun goes passing from Pisces to Aries zodiac group of stars, the sun position is at the middle of the world and the day as long as the night.

 

 
   
 
WHAT'S ON APRIL  2004
  SONGKRAN SPLENDERS
  THAILAND     April 13 (2-19),2004
    Nationwide  
      Songkran is held with pride in local culture. So you may see the different of ceremony and procession in each province. Ready to wet? If you like publics, focus on Khaosan Rd., Sanam Luang, Banglampu of Bangkok.


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  222ND ANNIVERSARY OF RATTANAKOSIN
  BANGKOK     April 6 - 13, 2004
    Bangkok  
      The big anniversary of Thailand's Rattanakosin period, which the city was established by King Rama I at the heart of Bangkok.


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  SIX WORLD HERITAGE SITES TOUR
  SUKHOTHAI     April 10 –15, 2004
    Si Satchanalai, Sukhothai  


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  SALUNG LUANG PROCESSION
  LAMPANG    
    Wat Pratu Ton Phueng Public Park, Lampang  
      The ancient tradition of Thai Yai tribe people, hold during the Songkran festival.


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  CANTALOOP & LOCAL PRODUCTS OF ARANYA PRATHET
  SA KAEO    
    Aranya Prathet Department Store behind the train station, Sa Kaeo province  
      Cantaloop and local products, entartainment, Thai, Cambodia, Vietnam shows.


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  CATFISH (PLA BUEK) FISHING FAIR
  CHIANG RAI    
    Ban Hatkrai, Chiang Khong District, Chiang Rai.  
      Religious ceremony to pay homage to the god of the river. The season of fishing start.


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  CHAKRI MEMORIAL DAY
  THAILAND      
      The memorial day of king Rama I (Phra Buddha Yodfa) who established Chakri dynasty, the present dynasty of Thailand. People pay homage to the his monuments, and celebrate with fairs and entertainment.


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  BANGKOK INTERNATIONAL GIFT FAIR 2004 (BIG) AND BANGKOK INTERNATIONAL HOUSEWARE FIAR 2004 (BIH)
  BANGKOK     Trade : 20 - 22 Apirl 04 Public : 23 - 24 Apirl 04
    IMPACT  
      Gift & Decorative Items, Household Products and Toy


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  SUKHOTHAI NIGHT
  SUKHOTHAI   light & sound   Last sat. of the month, until April.
    Wat Sra Sri Temple in the Sukhothai Historical Park  
      Witness the great beautiful mini light & sound, parade of fireworks, light lanterns, dancers, etc. Join the "Khuntok" northern styled dining.


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  WIMAYA NATHAKARN CLASSICAL DANCE
  NAKHON RATCHASIMA   light & sound   Jan. 31, Feb. 28, Mar. 27, Apr. 24
    Phimai Stone Castle Historical Park at Nakhon Ratchasima  
      The performance inspired from image in the stones of the ancient Phimai castle. + Local show + dinner in local style.


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