in pictures – Cambodia through your eyes

in pictures – Cambodia through your eyes

Photograph by Bunnawath Chhun In Pictures Magical Cambodia is collecting original photographs taken by Khmers, ex-pats, and visitors from around the world. We know you have your favorite photographs of Cambodia’s life and landscapes that speak to you. Please...
Reflections on Chef Nav by Sokunthea Oum

Reflections on Chef Nav by Sokunthea Oum

Chef Nak, whose real name is Rotanak Ros, has become an essential ambassador of culture from Cambodia.  Nak is a self-taught chef and entrepreneur who energetically is resurrecting Khmer food and introducing its glory to the rest of the world. “Nhum: Recipes From a...
I see you & Khmer Dogs – Poems by Yeng Chheangly

I see you & Khmer Dogs – Poems by Yeng Chheangly

I see you   You’re a soldier                                     ​ A wanderer and a beggar You beg at bus stations and in the market                          By clasping your palms together. Young people like me ask                                  ​ Whether you’re...
Experiments in video Poetry – Yeng Chheangly

Experiments in video Poetry – Yeng Chheangly

Mekong River speak out her grief to villagers. Created from the inspiration of documenting the images of Tommyo Costa Ito.     នេះគឺជាវីដេអូនកំណាព្យទីបីហើយ ដែលខ្ញុំ បានរៀនផលិត។ លើកនេះ ខ្ញុំបានដកស្រងយកច្បាប់ប្រុសដោយបណ្ឌិត ម៉ឺង ម៉ៃ មកបង្ហាញ...
Khmer Language learning diaries – introduction

Khmer Language learning diaries – introduction

KHMER LANGUAGE LEARNING DIARIES – INTRODUCTION Chapter 1 FIRST STEPS Patience and attention! Slow down, and listen. What kinds of sounds are people making? Turn on their television. Watch their mouths. How are they making their sounds? What are they doing with their...