Fri 14th Waning Moon of Jeṭṭha B.E.2561, June 23, A.D.2017 Year of the Rooster
The 68th Annual Kampuchea Krom Loss Commemoration
(June 4, B.E.2493 A.D.1949 – June 4, B.E.2561 A.D.2017)
Honoring the Great Khmer Hero Oknha Son Kuy
Heroic Buddhist monks, and those who served the homeland with their courage and sacrificed what they had so that we could live to see today and carry on the dream.
This year’s mourning ceremony taking place on June 24 and only this year due to June 4 occupied by the commune elections. Next year the event will take place on June 4 again.
On June 4, B.E.2493 A.D.1949 colonial France transferred a large portion of Khmer land, Kampuchea Krom, to Vietnam to continue colonizing her until today.