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Korat Candle Procession Festival 2016
« on: July 17, 2016, 02:56:13 PM »
Korat Candle Procession Festival 2016

Korat Candle Procession Festival 2016, Nakhon Ratchasima (Korat) province, 19 - 20 July 2016. The event to be held at Tao Suranaree Monument in Mueang district.

Thai Buddhists celebrates Khao Phansa or the beginning of the Buddhist Lent on the eighth lunar month of every year, which this year falls on 20 July, 2016. You can experience the decorated candle parade that come from many local districts around Nakhon Ratchasima, not forgetting the beautiful ladies representing for each candle on 20 July. During the event, there are also art and cultural procession, candle competition and religious ceremony.

There are the typical foods and drink in front of City Hall and around Thao Suranaree Monument where there is a procession of cars with sculptures made of wax.

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For more information, contact: TAT Nakhon Ratchasima Office Tel: +66 (0) 4421 3030; +66 (0) 4421 3666 E-mail:
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