Celebrating Legends, Folklore & Spirituality 365 Days A Year for April 13th – Thailand Water Festival

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Celebrating Legends, Folklore & Spirituality 365 Days A Year for April 13th

Thailand Water Festival

April 13 marks the annual three-day festival of water celebrated ebrated by the Buddhists in Thailand. The temples are cleaned and then purified with the smoke of incense. All of the Buddha statues are then ritually bathed, and the water is thrown on those attending the ceremony to “wash away” the evil spirits of the previous year.

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