The Hmong are a mountain tribe of Laos. The Hmong celebrate their most awaited Hmong New Year with much fun and frolic. People wait for the whole year with excitement to take part in the Hmong New Year with full enthusiasm. Hmong New Year is the time of relaxation, when people take out time from and rest.
Hmong New Year is the time for the tribe to begin their new beginning with the New Year. The Hmong start afresh by forgetting the sorrows of the previous year and embracing the New Year with some new expectations. The Hmong New Year continues for a period of 10 days. During this period, the Hmong people prepare various kinds of dishes to treat their friends and relatives.