Korat plans 12-day festival to honour heroic ‘Grandma Mo’

Thao Suranaree (Ya Mo) monument in Nakhon Ratchasima (Korat)

Thao Suranaree (Ya Mo) statue in Nakhon Ratchasima (Korat). Photo: Khaosaming -CC BY-SA 3.0.

Nakhon Ratchasima will celebrate the deeds of its famous heroine Thao Suranaree with a 12-day festival beginning on March 23.

Rungthip Bookhunthod, director of the Tourism Authority of Thailand office in the northeastern province, said on Monday the festival continuing through April 3 would feature traditional performances at the Thao Suranee Monument and in front of the provincial hall.

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