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Cambodia: Ancestor's Day

Categories: East Asia, Cambodia, Arts & Culture, Ethnicity & Race

Vutha in Cambodia introduces Prachum Benda [1], the Cambodian Ancestor's day. “The fifteen-day observance of Prachum Benda, or Ancestors’ Day, is a time for living relatives to remember their ancestors and offer food to those unfortunate enough to have become trapped in the spirit world.”