The Education Ministry on Friday issued a directive reminding students that Valentine’s Day on Thursday is not a public holiday, nor a day for romantic pursuits which go against Khmer tradition.
Noise and smoke fill the air as Cambodians of Chinese descent offer fruits, wine, tea, spring rolls, noodles and fish to their ancestors just three days ahead of the upcoming Chinese New Year.
Stay true to tradition by having an extravagant family reunion during Chinese New Year.
With the rich culture and tradition being depicted in very street and every corner in Cambodia, it is no wonder why many local photographers find the nation a perfect subject for their art. The success of Canon Photomarathon Cambodia 2018 is a proof to this.
It is not a Cambodian tradition to invest in agricultural development, but more to tap into the supply chain of hard working farmers. It is left up to foreign tax payers to contribute, with the argument that it lifts farmers out of poverty.
Over 500 competitors from 61 countries will participate in the Dakar Rally in Peru.
Published in April 2018, “Red Moon” or more commonly known in Khmer as Preah Chan Krohom depicts an aspect of the Cambodian tradition and how people normally deal with such tradition.
Bun Veasna says spirits walk among the living during Pchum Ben.
A programme initiated by the silk research centre produces its first yarn of yellow silk.
When aboriginal tribesman Yuming A-von got his first taste of Taiwan’s ancient archery tradition he was dismayed to see indigenous people using bows and arrows from other cultures.
Blindness will never stop someone from achieving their goals provided they have a burning desire and perseverance. That is the advice of a young music student who is helping to preserve Khmer tradition despite physical disability.
The rarely explored, and somehow disregarded, Virachey National Park in Ratanakiri province hides in it the real beauty of nature. With only very few people who were interested enough to journey deep into the wilderness, Virachey – which may be the world’s greatest park – remains almost unknown.
Kampong Thom will host “Sambor Prei Kuk Sankranta” to celebrate the Khmer New Year and promote Cambodian culture.
There is usually a hive of activity in villages on the outskirts of Battambang city where families make traditional products such as rice paper, dried banana, and rice noodles.
His gallery is a mixture of the traditional and the modern, the colourful and the monochromatic, abstract works and the portraits.
With the presence of Chinese nationals all over the globe, it is not anymore surprising how Chinese New Year has become a worldwide revelry.
The moment I stepped foot into Leang Seckon’s two-storey home, I knew I was in for a one of a kind treat – a walk-through of Cambodia’s past and present moments through masterfully created pieces of art.