From an old Pathé movie of 1907. Buddhist ceremonies at the installation of a new abbot. At about 2:45 minutes in, there is a short scene of a Monk dressing. The method he uses to fold his robes is quite interesting. Not something I’ve seen in modern Cambodia anyways.
All varieties of Cambodian music, from traditional to contemporary pop.
Stunning. The official website can be found here or by clicking on the image.
I randomly came across this YouTube member while searching for some Dengue Fever footage, can’t believe I never found this before. All artists play one song, in one take, in a tuk tuk cruising around Phnom Penh city streets. Each of the 50 ‘chapters’ to date feature a different artist but as their names aren’t listed […]
The Cambodian Space Project is playing tonight, Saturday, March 8th, 9pm at The Latin Quarter.
This audio is from a funeral tent. These tents just seem to pop-up all over the place. Whether celebrating a wedding, a funeral or good luck blessing of a new business, they can last from 1 to 7 days blasting their music and chants before disappearing again. Bright pink and yellow colors indicate a wedding […]