Bun Pha Vet Festival

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Falling on different dates throughout the month - so that people can exchange invitations with friends and families in different villages to join in their celebrations - this festival is a commemoration of the Jataka, the life story of Lord Buddha as Prince Vestsantara.

The story is recited in temples throughout the country and this is considered a particularly auspicious time for ordination as a monk.

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