08 Jul '11, 8am

OMFG I JUST REALISED OPWO'S ON TV FOR OKTO'S CELEBRATING YOUTH HOW COOL

Host Taufik Salleh will fly to Vientiane and travel to a village in the outskirts of Vientiane to meet their homestay hosts, who are currently busy preparing for the Buon Bang Fai festival or Rocket Festival.The Rocket Festival happens in May and it is basically a rite where villagers launch rockets into sky in hope that it will bring the rain and lead to much needed relief for the rice fields. The festival last for 3 days and the villagers will go about preparing for the festival such as building the rockets and preparing the food for the bazaar at the festival.Taufik will be part of the festival, helping the homestay family prepare the rocket for the Buon Bang Fai festival. For this, he will be following the family to find the bamboo, assemble the rocket and paint the rocket.He will also help out in preparing the food that will be brought to the festival. To do that, he ...

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