Thais continue to mourn HM the late King

Throughoutt Monday night people continued to pay tribute to the portrait of His Majesty the late King placed in front of the Grand Palace.  Many people could be seen laying garlands and flowers before his portrait, located between the Wisetchaisri and Maneenopparat Gates. People are able to pay their respects to His Majesty the late King…

PM praises Bodyslam singer for charity run

Thailand’s Prime Minister has complimented the lead singer of the “Bodyslam” band for his fundraising run activity, while stressing that the government must manage its budget to cover all necessary needs. Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha has congratulated Athiwara Khongmalai, or Toon, the lead singer of the “Bodyslam” band, for his campaign to raise funds to…

Mourners continue to pay their respects to the portrait of His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej in front of the Grand Palace. People from all walks of life can be seen laying garlands and flowers before the portrait of His Majesty the late King which is situated between Wisetchaisri and Maneenopparat Gates of the…

Thailand prepares to bid final farewell to revered late King Bhumibol Adulyadej

Thailand is preparing to bid a grand final farewell for the late king Bhumibol Adulyadej, as officials said that an ‘uncountable’ number of people including architects, artisans, craftsmen and volunteers are working day and night to build ‘heaven’ on earth.   The Thai word used for death of a monarch means going to heaven, therefore…

Dussehra festival celebrated in Thailand

Hindus perform a ritual during a Dussehra celebration in downtown Bangkok, Thailand, September 30, 2017. Hindus in Bangkok joined a series of festivities on Saturday evening to observe Dussehra, a major Hindu festival marking Lord Rama’s victory over Ravana, the ten-headed demon king. Captured by – Marketing By Raj