Buddhism, Laos, Laos Trip, Travel

Wat Prabath Phonsanh and the Legend of Naga – Part II Wat Phonsanh

Continued from Wat Prabath Phonsanh and the Legend of Naga - Part I Wat Prabath Wat Phonsanh just like the name suggested sits on top of a hill (Phon means hill), approximately ½ or less mile from Wat Prabath, and along the Mekong River. It’s almost ironic of how I realized that this is the… Continue reading Wat Prabath Phonsanh and the Legend of Naga – Part II Wat Phonsanh

Mystery, Thai Folk, Thai Tradition

Bang Fai Phaya Nark (Naga fireballs)

Translator : Aketawan Manowongsa Bang Fai Phaya Nark (Naga fireballs) is a phenomenon that the mysterious fireballs raise from the Mekong River into the air above water surface. The fireballs are smoke-less, smell-less, and sound-less. They rise 20-30 meters straight up to the air then disappear without falling back to the earth as the normal… Continue reading Bang Fai Phaya Nark (Naga fireballs)