Khmer New Year Celebration
9 April 2004
SILAKA and staff celebrated Khmer New Year on April 9, 2004 at SILAKA
premise. The program started with a prayer ceremony, officiated by
Venerable Yos Hout Kemacharo and Ven..... After the official blessing,
SILAKA staff welcome the Trot dance from the Koma Berei Bakkheng (Tel#
012-875887). The Trot dance is Khmer traditional dance, symbolizing
chasing away all bad luck from the past year, clean house, and welcoming
the New Year! Well wishes and New Year bonus were delivered by Ms. Thida
Khus, the Executive Director. After the dinner was served, the event
ended with popular dance of SILAKA抯 staff and the young dancers.
||Trot dance in from of SILAKA office during the Khmer New
Year Celebration, April 9, 2004.
||Bad Luck was officially chased away from the
office to make way for prosperity for the coming Monkey Year.
Tot Dance- SILAKA抯 New Year celebration- 9 April, 2004
||Buddhist Religious Blessing for Prosperity and
Peace during SILAKA抯 Khmer New Year ceremony- 9 April, 2004