|Many cultural activities are organized during the Chol Chnam Thmay festival. (Photo: Sggp)|
He hoped that the Khmer ethnic groups will continue upholding their tradition, promoting solidarity and making the effort to build that better life.
The traditional Chol Chnam Thmay Festival of the Khmer people which falls annually in mid-April, is one of the most important festivals of the year for the Khmer people. It lasts three days or four days and is usually held in a pagoda during which people wish and pray for a lucky New Year, good health and prosperity.