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Revellers flood a street near Thapae Gate in Chiang Mai. Photo by Thiti Wannamontha

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Buddhist devotees pour water on Phra Buddha Sihing, one of the most revered statues in Chiang Mai. Photo by Thiti Wannamontha

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Youngsters have fun with their water guns on Silom Road in Bangkok. Photo by Pattipat Janthong

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Revellers jam the CentralWorld shopping centre for Songkran activities in Bangkok. Photo by Pattipat Janthong

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Khao San Road is well known when it comes to this traditional New Year festival. Photo by Thanarak Khoonton

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Residents in Chumphon brave the heavy rain for their celebration. Photo by Amnart Thongdee

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Khao Niew Road in Khon Kaen is a popular place for festivities in the Northeast. Photo by Pattarapong Chatpattarasil

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Foreigners emerge from hotels to get wet on Koh Phangan in Surat Thani. Photo by Supapong Chaolan

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Fear of insurgency cannot prevent children and adults in Yala from enjoying the occasion. Photo by Parez Lohasan

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Even a police officer is not safe from a dousing by revellers on Koh Chang in Trat. Photo by Jakkrit Waewkraihong

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From North to South, East to West, Thais and foreigners across the country took to the streets to celebrate the Thai traditional New Year on April 13, 2013.

  • Published: 13 Apr 2013
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