Water Blessing or Battle on Songkran Festival

Be prepare to get soaking wet.

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Many tourists purposely visiting Thailand during this time to get wet.

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We did not go to Thailand this month, so we joined the Songkran Festival right at the Malaysia door step at Petaling Jaya.

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Many Malaysians joining the Thai community for a fun filled day at the Thai Buddhist Chetawan Temple.

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There were more adults playing with water guns than the children. What a way to spend a family day by celebrating the Songkran Festival.

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Pick up trucks were driving into the temple filled with water tanks to fuel the battle.

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Who ever has the biggest bucket will have an upper hand.

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Let me warn you that these were not ordinary water. These were chilled water with ice. It sent chilling feeling down your spine when a bucket of ice cold water landed on you head down. So you need full concentration to arm and to defend yourself. Smile

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Some kids could have acquired childhood trauma about ICE COLD WATER from the battle.

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This is not a charity car wash but passing by cars being ‘attacked’ by kids with menacing water guns.

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Some kids learned the trick to take shelter and be a sniper.

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What an incredible and awesome day to wash my cloth and camera (while wearing them).

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