A poem to capture the spirit of each competing nation in the 2012 Games. On a Stairway in Luang Prabang by Bryan Thao Worra is the poem from Laos, read by Khanthieng Muongphene.
On a Stairway in Luang Prabang Granted by Bryan Thao Worra is a poem from Laos about the steps to a temple. Luang Prabang is a city in north central Laos, well known for its numerous Buddhist temples and monasteries. The poem was translated by Kongkeo Saycocie and is read by Khanthieng Muongphene, a lecturer in engineering from Laos.