Cambodia Snapshots: Orkun Charan


Cambodia Snapshots, Cambodian Culture / Sunday, March 25th, 2012

Two young Khmer girls giving some alms to an elder and doing the sompiah as a sign of respect. The elder in turn give thanks and blessings. This is one of favorite snapshots of Cambodia, it says a lot of their culture. Respecting elders is big deal here.

Orkun Charan¬†is the Khmer phrase for ‘thank you very much’. ¬†Snapshot taken in Pursat, last year 2011.

This is an entry to Cambodia Snapshots series.

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