Laos Arts and Literature

Laos Arts and Literature

Literature Lao’s oral poetry has its chief expression in phagna souphasite, short proverbs on rhyme, and in lamb, narrative ballad, the most popular form of poetry. The motifs in the latter often originate in jataka. Classic in the genre is “Sin Xay” by Thao Pangkham (18th century). From Ramayana was retrieved “Prince Lak and Prince Lam”, once the most staged drama. Popular literature consists of long lambs and has ingredients…

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Laos Sightseeing Places

Laos Landmarks

Laos climate The climate in Laos is tropical hot. Due to different heights, however, there are large regional fluctuations in temperatures and precipitation. The monsoon is the defining climatic element in Laos. The annual monsoon cycles that affect all of Southeast Asia cause a change between dry and wet times in most of Laos. The southwest monsoon with high rainfall (up to 1,778 mm) and high humidity begins in Laos…

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