Community, Cultural, Lao Tradition, Travel

Wat Lao Buddhavong June 30, 2012 Lao Classical Dance and Fashion Show

I finally have a chance to load all the videos, I hope you will enjoy. Click here to watch this video on YouTube Click here to watch this video on YouTube Click here to watch this video on YouTube Click here to watch this video on YouTube The photography was a challenge since the background… Continue reading Wat Lao Buddhavong June 30, 2012 Lao Classical Dance and Fashion Show

Buddhism, Community, Cultural, Food

Songkran Day at Wat Greensboro April 15, 2012

Click here to watch this video on YouTube We celebrated Songkran Day at our local temple Wat Greensboro.  We had a good turnout, and the celebration of a Cambodian, Lao Pee Mai, and Thai New Year is more festive this year. Alms giving The food vendors were busy, this one had a long line. This… Continue reading Songkran Day at Wat Greensboro April 15, 2012

Community, Cultural

North Carolina Hmong New Year 2011-2012

[vimeo http://vimeo.com/32725117 w=515&h=290] Click here to view this video on YouTube Hmong New Year celebration falls on the week of Thanksgiving in North Carolina, we went on the third day (Saturday) and they had a good turnout.  This is the first time my dad attended the event with us and senior citizens over the age of… Continue reading North Carolina Hmong New Year 2011-2012

Cultural, Food, Holiday, Lifestyles

Thanksgiving Feast Lao Style

We travel every year to Bo's parents for Thanksgiving.This year Lee dressed her part as the Native American, but in reality we were like the Pilgrims that traveled the Mayflower journey to settle in North America.  We just came many moons later. As Laotians and Laotian Americans living in the US, we are thankful to… Continue reading Thanksgiving Feast Lao Style