Vegetarian Festival in Bangkok

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Annual festival in Bangkok, Thailand.

Overview

The Vegetarian Festival in Bangkok usually falls in late-September or October, with exact dates changing yearly according to the Chinese Lunar calendar.

This Taoist celebration is called Tesagan Gin Je in Thailand and takes place for 9 days throughout the country, as well as in Singapore, Malaysia, and Vietnam.

It is a Chinese celebration to the 9 Emperor Gods.

Highlights

Yarowat or Chinatown Bangkok is the main gathering point for the festivities.

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