The third day is called day of “Leung Sakk;” that means the year starts to be counted up from this day, for example it is when the year of 2000 would change and begin to be 2001. Traditionally, in the morning, people would go to the temple to perform the ceremony of the mountain of sand to get blessed.
Is Khmer New Year 2021 Cancelled?
For the second year in a row, Stockton’s storied Cambodian New Year festival has been canceled because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, temple leaders have announced. The annual celebration, which falls this year on April 13, draws people from all over the U.S. to celebrate the New Year, the Year of the Ox in 2021.
Do Saudis celebrate New Year?
Muharram (Muslim New Year) in Saudi Arabia.