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Pattaya celebrates Makha Bucha Day

Thursday, 28 February 2013 09:31
Lord Buddha’s smiling statue at Wat Khao Phra Yai on Pratamnak Hill is one of many religious spots throughout Pattaya where thousands of worshippers solemnly joined people all over the Kingdom of Thailand to celebrate Makha Bucha Day, one of the holiest days on the...
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Pattaya celebrates Makha Bucha Day

Saturday, 19 February 2011 14:16
Pattaya Buddhists turned out at temples throughout the area to celebrate Makha Bucha Day on Friday.