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The beautiful lotus plant and the significance of lotus

Lotus flower sold in market

The lotus flower have a significant symbolism in Buddhism. In a muddy lake, the lotus flower rises above the impurities and dirt to bloom into a beautiful flower. Therefore, regardless of who we are, we have the capacity to rise above our challenges and limitations. Above are lotus plant being sold in the Don Wai [...]

Valentine Day gifts

Valentine gifts

Valentine’s Day is around the corner and gifts shops are selling love themed gift items. Moshi Moshi has quite a cute display of Valentine gift ideas: A few items are specifically for Valentine’s Day. But soft fluffy toys make good gifts as well especially among the younger generation. Stores around Thailand are also selling Valentine [...]

Visit highlands during November to January- beautiful blooms

If you are planning a visit to the highlands like Khao Yai, Mae Hong Son, Mae Salong and hills of Chiang Mai area, the best time to visit would be during year end/ beginning of the year where the weather is cold. And the most beautiful flowers would bloom. And for highlands, if you visit [...]