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loi kartong

Posted by avshi290842 on 19/8/2010 at 11:11

Does the Laotian celebrate the loi kartong?
We will be in Loang Prabng at the time of the loi kartong in Thailand

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Posted by avshi290842 on 19/8/2010 at 15:32

may be it's calld Boun Ok Phansa????
so at what date is it this year?
thanks

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Posted by wanderingcat on 19/8/2010 at 17:01

Boun Lai Heua Fai (so-called Lao version of Loy Krathong) + Boun Ok Phansa will be around 23-24 October 2010.

About 1 month later in late November 2010, when Thailand celebrates Loy Krathong, Laos will celebrate Boun That Luang (in Vientiane) & Boun That Xieng Tung (in Muang Sing).

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