Buddhism, Community, Lao Tradition

Wat Lao Buddhavong Annual Festival 2008 for July 4th

Updated on 7/6/2008, post of concert: Wat Lao Buddhavong July 4th, 2008 Concert Part I Jonny Olsen and Anna-Anhly Vorarath It appears that it is going to be a morlam summer festival during the week of July 4th at Wat Lao Buddhavong of Cattlett, VA; this will be a treat for those who love Morlam.… Continue reading Wat Lao Buddhavong Annual Festival 2008 for July 4th

Community, Education and Career, Laos

Updated News From Ban Dannavieng Elementary School in Laos

This is updated news for Friends of National Library of Laos (Friends of NLL, also known as my co-workers for your generous support in the purchasing of my spring rolls) in regard to the construction progress of Ban Dannavieng Elementary School; other supporters of this project include the local villagers, Laocook, Nye Noona, and Darly… Continue reading Updated News From Ban Dannavieng Elementary School in Laos

Buddhism, Community, Hobby, Plant

Buddhist Monk Garden in Mid June

I had a chance to visit the Buddhist Monk Garden again yesterday, everything is looking very good. This is the Chinese pear tree, it bears quiet a bit of fruits, and a row of trees behind it are persimmon trees, and another row on the other side of the walkway. The persimmons are doing well… Continue reading Buddhist Monk Garden in Mid June

Community, Education and Career, Laos

Thank You for Your Generosity

The children of Laos will always have a special place in my heart and to Lao Voicers as well. One of the four Books Boxes delivered to NongDong Elementary School, located in Muang Phone Thong, Khang Champassak is made possible by the former Laoplanet forum supporters, and Friends of the National Library of Laos (also… Continue reading Thank You for Your Generosity