Today’s Cambodia Snapshots entry.. A part of the Khmer wedding ceremony where the couple makes offerings to the monks and are given blessings.. Photo from my brother-in-law’s wedding.
Cambodia has a sizable Chinese population and their influence in the Khmer culture is really evident. From their food, language and also their traditions and rituals. It’s hardly surprising that Chinese New Year is celebrated here in a more festive manner than the International New […]
When I first visited Phnom Penh, one of the things that caught my eye are the concrete miniature ‘temples’ resembling bird houses usually found in a lot of Khmer homes. Along the streets too, you can see a lot of places selling them. Some simple, […]