Chol Chnam Thmay - biggest festival of Khmer people Festival

Chol Chnam Thmay - biggest festival of Khmer people

Chol Chnam Thmay New Year is the biggest festival on the Khmer calendar, which takes place around mid-April of the solar calendar every year. The festival expresses the wish for a new year of favourable rain and wind, and bountiful crops.
Soldiers hold Chol Chnam Thmay celebrations for Khmer people Videos

Soldiers hold Chol Chnam Thmay celebrations for Khmer people

The Military Command of Can Tho city has coordinated with the People’s Committee of Co Do district to organise a Chol Chnam Thmay festival, providing the opportunity for local Khmer people to celebrate their traditional New Year in a festive atmosphere, which they have been unable to do recently because of COVID-19.
Greetings sent to Lao, Cambodian leaders on Bunpimay, Chol Chnam Thmay festivals Politics

Greetings sent to Lao, Cambodian leaders on Bunpimay, Chol Chnam Thmay festivals

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has sent greeting letters and flowers to General Secretary of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP) and President of Laos Thongloun Sisoulith and President of the Cambodian People's Party (CPP) and Prime Minister of Cambodia Hun Sen on the occasion of the traditional New Year of Laos (Bunpimay) and Cambodia (Chol Chnam Thmay).
Wishes extended to Khmer people on Chol Chnam Thmay festival Society

Wishes extended to Khmer people on Chol Chnam Thmay festival

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee Do Van Chien on April 6 extended his New Year wishes to Khmer Theravada Buddhist dignitaries and followers and the Khmer ethnic group in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on the occasion of their traditional Chol Chnam Thmay festival.
Officials pay visits to Bac Lieu, Soc Trang on Chol Chnam Thmay Festival Society

Officials pay visits to Bac Lieu, Soc Trang on Chol Chnam Thmay Festival

A delegation of the National Assembly's Council for Ethnic Affairs and the Government's Committee for Ethnic Minority Affairs on April 4 visited the Mekong Delta provinces of Bac Lieu and Soc Trang on the occasion of Chol Chnam Thmay, which is one of the most important festivals of the Khmer ethnic minority people.
Permanent Vice NA Chaiman pays Chol Chnam Thmay visit to Soc Trang Society

Permanent Vice NA Chaiman pays Chol Chnam Thmay visit to Soc Trang

Politburo member and Permanent Vice Chairman of the National Assembly Tran Thanh Man on April 10 visited and extended his greetings to dignitaries of the Mekong delta province of Soc Trang’s Patriotic Clergy Solidarity Association on the occasion of the Khmer people’s Chol Chnam Thmay (New Year) festival.
Overseas Vietnamese promote national traditions Society

Overseas Vietnamese promote national traditions

Despite formidable challenges in the host nation, the overseas Vietnamese (OVs) in Cambodia have stood shoulder by shoulder to overcome difficulties by promoting the national tradition “the good leaf covers the torn ones”.