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Visiting Pagoda Of Khmer People In Tra Vinh Province

The Mekong Delta province is a green, tranquil place with old pagodas and a culture that is an amalgam of Vietnamese and Khmer. Cay He (garlic chives) Pagoda in Tieu Can Commune, the southern province of Tra Vinh. The province boasts … Continue reading

Visiting Pitu Khosa Rangsay Pagoda Of Khmer People In Can Tho City

To Khmer people, the pagoda is not only a place to worship and to keep sculptural and fine arts works but also an integral part of their culture. In Can Tho City, the Pitu Khosa Rangsay Pagoda (Vien Quang), is … Continue reading

The Art Of Painting On Glass Of The Khmer Couple

Passing through the hands of the old couple, clear glass plates become resplendent with gorgeous landscapes and the stuff of Buddhist legends. The art of painting on glass has developed since 1960 and become the “traditional” art of the Khmer … Continue reading

Art and Culture Of Khmer People In Cambodia

Through out Cambodia’s history, religious principles guided and inspired its arts. A unique Khmer style emerged from the combination of indigenous animistic beliefs and the originally Indian religions of Hinduism and Buddhism. These two religions, along with the Sanskrit language … Continue reading