Khmer New Year Day 2017
From April 14th to April 16th will be celebrated the Khmer New Year (Cambodian New Year) in the whole country.
It always happens on either the 13th or the 14th of April, depending infact on the ancient horoscope.
The Khmer New Year (Choul Chhnam Khmer) marks the end of the harvesting and the coming of the rainy season.
During those long holidays, most shops are closed and Khmer people go to pagodas and gather with family and friends.