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Rituals in Samut Sakhon

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From June 4-8, Samut Sakhon province will host the “Procession of Chao Phor Lak Muang” around the city pillar/city guardian spirit shrine near the Tha Chin River and at the municipal health garden in Tambon Maha Chai, Muang Samut Sakhon. 

The Chao Phor Lak Muang boat procession in Samut Sakhon.

Chao Phor Lak Muang Samut Sakhon is highly revered by both Thais and Thai-Chinese people. Local fishermen pray for safe journeys and big catches every time they head out to sea.

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