Tag Archive: cambodian holidays 2012

Cambodia: King Norodom Sihamoni’s Birthday Ceremony, May 14, 2012.

Norodom Sihamoni, born 14 May 1953, is the current reigning King of Cambodia. He is the eldest son of Norodom Sihanouk and Norodom Monineath Sihanouk. Previously Cambodia’s ambassador to UNESCO, he was named… Continue reading

Cambodia: The Royal Ploughing Ceremony – Cows snub Rice.

The predictions are in: corn and beans.  That’s what Cambodian farmers should plant this season, according to this week’s bovine oracle that is the traditional Royal Ploughing Ceremony. The annual ceremony, held in… Continue reading