Dec 26, 2011

Your Choice: Your Identification and Foreign Culture

It was the individual freedom of holding or celebrating religious creed. But he also warned that extreme enthusiasm over other religion is the destruction to the national identification. Some Cambodian business people, private schools and media broadcasting operators, for their own interests, have been destroying Cambodia's tradition, custom and culture through promoting the event -- Christmas Day -- to the public, especially among the youth. ~Dr. Ros Chantrabuth, advisor to the Royal Academy of Cambodia

Buddhism is Cambodia's state religion. More than 90 percent of the people are Buddhist followers. However, because of the globalization, Cambodian young are vulnerable to foreign cultures.
[Xinhua News]