Laos, Thailand: Traditions of offering prayers and alms

Lao Prime Minister Thongsing Thammavong is welcomed by Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra. The two leaders met at Thailand’s Nong Khai province at a Buddhist traditional ritual by offering prayers and alms to monks. The practice is traditional of both communities in Lao and Thailand.   Recommended Read: Photos taken in Nong Kai   Advertisements

Yingluck’s visit to Mukdahan and Nakhon Phanom

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra visited Mukdahan and Nakhon Phanom provinces in light with the developments of the two provinces. She participated in discussions with the provincial government, and was briefed about the strategic progress of the people. Recommended Read: Naga Fireball in Nong Khai