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Laos Country | Vientiane | Pakse
Laos, authentically the “Lao People's Democratic Republic” is a country located in Southeast Asia. The country is a “communist state” and is known for its Buddhist temples, mountains, terrain, colonial remains and much more.
Laos has a long and complex history. The country was ruled by different kingdoms and empires until it eventually became a French colony. The French demanded high production from the colony but failed to achieve their goal.
After World War 2 ended, struggle for independence in Laos started and the French were pushed out. Similar events happened in Vietnam and other French colonies and these types of events led to the all scale Vietnam war.
During the War, thousands of pounds of bombs were dropped by the US as Laos was used the resupply the North Vietnamese forces. Thousands of innocent people were also killed.
Laos is a landlocked country and is bordered by the other countries of China and Myanmar towards the Northwest (refer Vastu Tips for Northwest facing House page for clear understanding), Thailand towards the West (Vastu for West facing House in Kannada) and Southwest (Know whether Southwest direction is good for House?), Vietnam towards the East (also read, East facing House Vastu Benefits in Tamil content), and Cambodia towards the Southwest.
Most of the Laos terrain features thick forests and mountains while there also are some plains and valleys.
The country has one of the most stable and fastest growing economies in the region. Agriculture, services, industries and foreign investments are the main factors behind the growth of the economy.
Rice is the primary agricultural product. Tourism sector also generates large revenue and the number of tourists visiting annual have increased dramatically.
Around 64.7 percent of the Laos population follow Buddhism (Theravada), while 31.5% people practice the Tai Folk religion. A small minority of Christians are also present.
Lao is the official and most widely spoken language of the country followed by several other local languages. French and English are still also used today for educational and communication purposes.
- Country Laos
- Capital City Vientiane
- Area: 236,800 km²
- Population: 6.858 million (2017)
- Currency: Lao Kip
- Official languages: Lao
- Demonym: Laotian, Lao
- Legislature National Assembly Unitary Marxist-Leninist one-party Socialist Republic
- Religions: Buddhism, Tai Folk religion, Christianity
- Time Zone: UTC+7 (ICT)
- Drives on the Right
- Dialing / Calling Code: +856
- Internet TLD .la
- Laos National Bird NA
- Laos National Flower Plumeria
- Important Cities: Vientiane, Pakse, Thakhek, Savannakhet, Luang Prabang, Xam Nua, Muang Phonsavan, Muang Xay, Vangviang, Muang Pakxan, Ban Houakhoua, Muang Khong, Phongsali, Sainyabuli, Champasak, Ban Houayxay, Muang Phon-Hong
- Famous Rivers Mekong, Nam Ou, Nam Nagum, Kong River, Nam Theun, Nam Song River, Nam Khan, Xe Kaman River, Xe Bang Fai River
- Border Countries Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Myanmar, and China
- Spiritual Places Vat Phou (Hindu Temple), PHA THAT LUANG, PAK OU CAVES, Spirit Houses, WAT XIENG THONG, KUANG SI WATERFALL, BUDDHA PARK, THAT ING HANG, WAT SI SAKET, The Thakhek Loop
- Tourist Attractions: Kuang Si Falls, Mount Phousi, Pha That Luang, Pak Ou Caves, Patuxai, Si Phan Don, Bolaven Plateau, Royal Palace, Phu Chi Fa, Khone Phapheng Falls, Don Det, That Dam, Lao National Museum, Xieng Thong, Night Market, Phou Bia
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