Pchum Ben – A Cambodian Festival

This past week, Little Hearts, like everyone else in Cambodia, celebrated Pchum Ben, an important religious festival commemorating and honouring seven generations of one’s ancestors. The 15-day festivity culminates on the 15th day of the tenth month of the Khmer Buddhist calendar. It is believed that during this period the souls of our ancestors are temporarily released from the afterlife. … Read More