Alms Giving Ceremony, Luang Prabang

In a World Heritage-listed city, you can take part in one of most sacred and ancient Lao traditions known as Alms Giving Ceremony. The ritual begins at sunrise with around 200 devotees departing from their temples and spreading out all over the city to hand out alms. Before participating in the spiritual ceremony, purchase the simple offerings of rice, traditional sweet snacks, or fresh fruit. Should you wish not to give any alms, keep an appropriate distance from the monks and behave in a respectful manner. Cover your chest, legs, and shoulders in modest clothing, and turn off the flash on your camera. Plan to visit Alms Giving Ceremony during your Luang Prabang vacation using our convenient Luang Prabang online tour itinerary planner .
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  • All the good looking people's real Tuoba na was very meaningful I think consciousness is the tourist because of the Flash, the shutter sound merchandising Memorial and abandoned rather than dividing the show ... So I would say yes to take close-up photos to see the Flash ban loud ban while the matrix when it is no longer a quiet walk along the Bonnie sectors tourists rather than locals pray when I saw the chest to feel the tremors.
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  • Sacred and traditional, time share this "intimate" moment. The best is when the Sun is not yet up, we see the shadow of the monks markets in silence in the streets still off. Respected now by discreet, no flash and no picture in the middle of the road...
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  • Very famous and one of the largest in the world to sleep less Sesame place the sleepy eyes, Bibi and I was watching. However, conclusively disappointed. Tourism has been the commercialization of the original rites and solemn sanctity is for your chosen dates. While the sight of tourists to participate in the snow to make the rice frowned. Even if you are an expression of the divine religions Buddhists obvious passing monks to stick a cigarette in your mouth when you put food in Bari, some Westerners in Chinese, when you put a sausage in Bari. I really like this dog manners gone sooner rather than later. Luang Phu la fame, but rather as the room can be seen in other towns at dawn while the procession is more impressive to see.
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