Boun Lai Heua Fai 2017

What: This is a festival to ask the nagas (water spirits) to bring good luck. Each village makes and decorates a boat which are then paraded through town and at night launched onto the river and ceremonially set on fire as offerings to the spirits.


Flowers are also scattered onto the river to prevent bad luck and thank the water spirits.

Where: Throughout Luang Prabang.

When: For the decoration of temple around the town is start from October 5, 2017

For the parade is held on October 6, 2017 at 18:00

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