Por Tor festival Phuket 2014

Por Tor or Hungry ghost festival at Am Ban Niau at Phuket town. 

See also beauiful fruit decorations by local school childred - Happy fruits

 

Festival 

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Ang Ku offerings 

Am ban Niau shrine

Dragon on top of the am

 

 

Turtles inside the Am Ban Niau

 

Woman burning money so that it will be delivered to the past spirits

 

Offerings for the hungry spirits

Boy trying to climb to the top of the pole to claim 2500 baht prize money. He had to give up, but managed to fecth the money from 1500 baht pole. 

 

Man doing the same

Por Tor festival Phuket 2014

 

And he manages to get the prize