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May
7

Thailand Hilltribes

Hmong

Thailand is home to several minority groups that are often referred to as Hilltribes. Most of these minorities have migrated into Thailand over the last 100 years from the surrounding countries as…

May
7

Traditional Thai Music

The traditional music of Thailand has its origins from China and India and has historical influences from Persia, Indonesia, Greece and Africa. The music style started to flourish from the year 1350…

May
7

Thai Boxing

Thai Boxing

Muay Thai (Thai Boxing) is a national sport of Thailand that involves punches, elbows, kicks and knees. In Thailand, the sport is immensely popular and boxing matches are regularly shown on Thai…

May
3

An Introduction to Buddhism

What is Buddhism Buddhism has its origins in India about 2,500 years ago when Siddhartha Gautama, became enlightened at the age of 35. He has since then be referred to as Buddha,…

Apr
25

Songkran

Songkran is an annual Thai festival that indicates the start of the traditional Thai Buddhist New Year. The celebration involves large waterfights on the streets. Motorcyclists getting hit by water. Photo by:…