13th of April of every year is Thai traditional new year, called Songkran day. This day is also a family day. Thai people will go back to there home for visiting the parents and do the merit together. Thai people will clean up the Buddha statue at home and also at the temple by using the clean water mixed with fragrance and flowers.
Dr.Jiraporn Chinkunpitak, Dean of School of Pharmacy Walailak University and staff do inherit the traditional in Songkran festival of this year at Academic building No.9 following the protection strategy in case of Covid-19. All staff wear a facial mask, wash there hands and also keeping the distance among each other at least 2 m.