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Songkran Songkran Festival Holi Festival India as. People throw water balloons and water cannons marking the end of the dry season and the traditional start of the New Year. Water is often filled with herbs and tossed it is considered to wash away the sins of the people. However, the traditional method of water, but with bad luck cleaning gradually becomes hoarse fighting water related. Songkran attracts many visitors, this is the largest festival of Thai people. It is celebrated between April 13-15, because it is one of the hottest months of the year, the streets are crowded with tourists and locals have water fun. However, Songkran is revered throughout Thailand, the most popular places in Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Ayutthaya, Sukhothai and Pattaya seen.
Loy Krathong - Festival of Lights or Loy Krathong is floating, it would seem a bit of Diwali in India. About happiness and heat better than a person's life, this dazzling festival of the full moon of the 12th of this month, according to the traditional lunar calendar, the annual celebration. People swim homemade or purchased decorative lighting candles and fragrant flowers in rivers, oceans and other water bodies with a view to get rid of bad luck or a small krathongs basket. Lantern or Khom Hui also drifted in the sky in many places in Thailand.
Several young Thais to join the romantic atmosphere, with Loy Krathong, and gave him an easy Valentine's Day. It is common to see a lot of young couples making or buying krathongs and release them into the water. Every place sparkling lights wide Loy Krathong in Thailand, where one of the most beautiful festivals do. It's all part of the charm can be felt in Thailand. Nevertheless, the most demonstrative and sophisticated celebrations can be seen in Bangkok, Chiang Mai and Sukhothai.
Phi Ta Khon - it would not be wrong to call in Thailand Phi Ta Khon Halloween. In fact, the Phi Ta Khon Festival Dan group game between Loei spent three days from March to July. Men love to wear or coconut leaves and colorful clothes to make a ghost mask. For this reason, this festival is also known as the mysterious ghost festival. There are lots of music and dance, as well as various games. The story behind the Buddha in one of his long journey into his past life was considered by his followers died. However, when he returned to the celebration was so loud, it can even wake the dead.