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Rochester Rings in Cambodian New Year

Posted at: 04/07/2013 8:08 PM

(ABC 6 NEWS)-- The Buddhist Support Society rang in the Cambodian New Year at the Rochester Buddhist Temple this weekend.  They've had festivities all weekend long like traditional dancing, blessings of food and offering, and washing of the Buddhist Monks.  Cambodian New Year is traditionally the celebration of the end of harvesting season.  The celebration marks the beginning of the year of the snake.  It's one of the biggest events in Cambodian culture.