The previous post talked about the celebration of baby born on first day. Thais also celebrate baby after one month. They will have the rite of hair cutting.

Some families will invite a monk to cut a pieces of hair first, then followed by senior relatives. (When the monk cut baby girl's hair, they will assist be needed because Thai monk cannot touch woman even though a baby)

After the baby gets hair-cut, the baby will be bathed and dressed in new clothes before being put in a cradle while old relatives chanting some traditional songs.

This ceremony usually ends with floating the baby's hair into a canal to signify the baby's peaceful like in the future.


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