Buddhist Lent in Thailand (Wan Khao Phansa): The Rainy Season Holiday

The History and Traditions of Buddhist Lent in Thailand

Buddhism is a matter of life in the vast majority of Thailand and Buddhist lent another major part of that. In 2019 the period begins on Wednesday 17th July and will run until Sunday 13th October. That’s something of a long time and there are variations across the period. If you’re travelling in Thailand during this time, it’s well worth being arm