Cambodian Kite Festival

Location: 
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
From: 
Saturday, December 7, 2002
To: 
Saturday, December 7, 2002

Among the most beautiful of all kite shapes is that of the Cambodian kite. Known as the "Khmer" kite, come discover the beauty of Cambodia in kite season---experience the history of the Royal Festival of Kite Flying, beliefs and legends of Khmer kites, methods for making the Khleng EK, variations of the Khleng EK from the different regions. How music and dance is combined with the kites in a dramatic and whimsical collaboration of the culture of Cambodia.

Project Type: 
Education
Project Type: 
Art
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