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Bon Chol Chhnam

Definition: People from Kampuchea [formerly known as Cambodia] celebrate their New Year, Bon Chol Chhnama, at this time of year.

It is the beginning of the rainy season when the work of harvesting the old crop is finished and the new farming season begins.

Celebrated around April 13.

Elsewhere on the Web:

The Khmer Buddhist Temple of Ontario
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