Buddhism, Community, Cultural, Event, Travel

Wat Lao Buddhavong June 30th and July 1st Random Photos

As I have mentioned earlier that this is our six consecutive years attending the July 4th celebration event at Wat Lao Buddhavong in Catlett, Virginia and it is their 32nd celebration. My first time visiting the temple was in 1997 during their July 4th celebration, the temple was buzzing with people back then.  I was… Continue reading Wat Lao Buddhavong June 30th and July 1st Random Photos

Community, Lao Tradition, Travel

Wat Lao Buddhavong June 30, 2012 a Visit from Senator Jill Vogel

The temple was honored to receive a visit from Virginia's Senator Jill Vogel. Click here to watch this video on YouTube And these are the last two music videos from the event. Click here to watch this video on YouTube Click here to watch this video on YouTube All photos and video were shot with… Continue reading Wat Lao Buddhavong June 30, 2012 a Visit from Senator Jill Vogel

Community, Thai Music, Travel

Wat Lao Buddhavong June 30, 2012 Ice & Friends Band

This is a Thai local band called Ice & Friends. [vimeo https://vimeo.com/45418073 w=515&h=290] Click here to watch this video on YouTube [vimeo https://vimeo.com/45418075 w=515&h=290] Click here to watch this video on YouTube [vimeo https://vimeo.com/45417844 w=515&h=290] Click here to watch this video on YouTube All photos and video were taken with Canon T2i and EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM… Continue reading Wat Lao Buddhavong June 30, 2012 Ice & Friends Band

Community, Thai Music, Travel

Wat Lao Buddhavong June 30, 2012 Ekkapol Montrakarn เอกพล มนต์ตระการ

Ekkapol Montrakarn was one of the famous singers from Thailand that performed on Saturday. [vimeo https://vimeo.com/45489189 w=515&h=290] Click here to watch this video on YouTube This picture of my GI Joe sister was taken while shooting the video. All photos and video were taken with Canon T2i and EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM lens.

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

Community, Event, Travel

Wat Lao Buddhavong June 30, 2012 Maitai Jaitawan

[vimeo https://vimeo.com/45197939 w=515&h=290] Click here to watch this video on YouTube This is our sixth year attending the July 4th celebration at Wat Lao Buddhavong in Catlett Virginia, and this year fell on Saturday June 30th and July 1st. We got to Wat on Friday evening and a wind storm hit town around 10:30 pm that… Continue reading Wat Lao Buddhavong June 30, 2012 Maitai Jaitawan