Songkran is the traditional ceremony to celebrate the New Year in Thailand with disciplinary action. Since ancient period. April is a day of love and generosity for both family ties to the community, society and religion, but changed to the wider society. And are more likely to change attitudes. And belief and that section. In a traditional ceremony to mark the main features include the use of water as a substitute. Together with the definition of summer. At the time the sun moves into Aries. Use water to moisten to the wishes of their parents and grandparents, as well as show gratitude gratitude to ancestors. Who passed away. I dedicate a portion of it to charity. Building solidarity in the community is to share my way. Formation sand and a pagoda. The preservation of Buddhism. Playing for fun splashing fun together also creates a sense of binding. Thousands united in the same person. Protect the public and create a sense of community. And help the environment by cleaning houses, temples and buildings at various locations.
Times have changed. People are moving into the cities. Songkran Festival and will take a "back home" to the traffic congestion in the days before the festival. The first day of the festival. The last date for the festival is the Songkran Festival. Be used to promote tourism both in Thailand and foreign tourists. This festival has now developed and is likely to be added to elude. Shift distortions. The release of the information as the 'Water Festival' is a picture of the water used to connote a traditional play.
Calendar in Thailand is now set to coincide with the Songkran Festival 13-15 April every year and is a public holiday, the festival was officially declared to be calculated in accordance with the rules in Aries. Which is traditional. The first day of the festival. As the sun moves from Pisces into Aries, called "Songkran Day" the next day "Wannena" and last day. Hulsakrach a change and start the new year Kaloic called "New Year" of the above. The current festival usually falls on April 14 to 16 (except for a few years like 2551 and 2555, the festival returned to the 13-15 April), some of which may be the year. some day