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Floating Paper Lanterns During Yee Peng in Thailand

Floating Paper Lanterns at the Yee Peng festival in Thailand

Floating Paper Lanterns in the Night Sky during Yee Peng

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Yi Peng or Yee Peng is a Lanna festival of light in Northern Thailand. It's is preformed to honor Buddha. People light paper lanterns and release them all at once. The result is a breathtaking display of floating paper lanterns sailing into the night sky above.

People wish their wrong doings away they release a lantern.

Find out more by reading this guide to Yi Peng in Chiang Mai, Thailand

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