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SIKHOTTABONG FESTIVAL
Venue: Khammouane Province

Sikhottabong Stupa Festival is held annually during the full moon in February and it is celebrated over several days. Sikhottabong Sputa is a piece of old architecture in Thakhek District, Khammouane Province. In the full moon of the third month, the annual rite is organized by the Khammouane people. People from North Eastern Thailand, Nakorn Phnom, and the nearby provinces come and gather for stupa worshipping and entertainment. This is a special time to pay homage to one of the most sacred Buddhist stupas in the region. During the festival, there are religious activities along with a local trade fair and performances held around the stupa.

 

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