Archive for December, 2011
bun khun lan (second lunar month : making merit for rice heap yard).
Buddhism Thailand 12 Traditions, the 2d Lunar month
I arrived at 0600 and there was hardly a soul in sight. By the time, inside the gate Pindabhat arrived, there was a fairly good sized crowd.Rahula Bikkhu who I had not seen in about 20 years happened to be there and we had a chance to chat.
When I first recorded this video 5 years ago this local train was faster in KPH than the Express or Rapid trains. As a matter of fact I think it still is
Travel Thailand, Day Train from Korat to Nong Khai
Oh, here it is the last month of the year and it seems we’re in the same old basic, but delicious rut here in isaan. Somtam, I probably have it 4 times a week and chicken just as much if not more. BBQ pork in one from or another is another staple
A wonderland of basic isaan food
This the time of year that the 2d rice planting is in if you have enough water. For other folks it is the time of year for crops like corn.
An glimpse of an Isaan Village in Thailand (Cold Season)
I enjoy the Park at Thung Sang Lake in Khon Kaen. I find the artwork intriguing, amusing and just plane enjoyable. It is a good place for morning exercise a change of pace from Beung Kaen Nakhon.