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Securing a lifeline for the people

... clean water in sufficient quantities. According to the World Bank, about 70 percent of the total water ... ... required enough water for irrigation. Therefore, King Mongkut focused on developing canal systems in ... ... politics or factional interests. Indeed, when King Bhumibol acceded to the throne in 1946, Thailand was ... ... the farmers firsthand and it inspired him to devote his attention and energy to achieving effective water ... ... which was established by His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great with the vision to provide prompt, timely and ...
14/01/2022

Commemorative activities on the occasion of the Birthday Anniversary of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great, the National Day of the Kingdom of Thailand, Thailand’s Father’s Day and World Soil Day 5 December 2021

On 5 December 2021, H.E. Mr.Singtong Lapisatepun, Ambassador of Thailand to Japan, presided over the flowers-laying ceremony, at the Royal Thai Embassy’s Hall, to pay respect and homage to His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great on the occasion of the Birthday Anniversary of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great, the National Day of the Kingdom ...

A Legacy That Stands by the People

A Legacy That Stands by the People Don Pramudwinai Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand As we approach the ... ... year of COVID-19, Thais around the world are commemorating our National Day on 5 th December, which is also the birthday of His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great, Thai Father’s Day, and World Soil Day. All these occasions remind us of how our nation has evolved this far and what ...
03/12/2021

Muslims in Thailand under Royal Benevolence

Muslims in Thailand under Royal Benevolence Suvat Chirapant Deputy Secretary General and Advisor on Foreign Affairs of the Office of Chaipattana Foundation It was in 1964 that Their Majesties King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great and Queen Sirikit The Queen Mother first presided over the Maulid Nabi Celebration held by the Central Islamic Council of ... ... into Thai. After King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great received an Arabic copy of the Holy Quran from a Muslim dignitary in 1962, His Majesty had the magnificent thought that a Thai translation of the Holy Quran could aid Thai Muslims to develop a deeper understanding ...
03/12/2021

Royal Imprint on Thailand’s Christian Community

... Cardinal Kriengsak Kovithavanij President of the Episcopal Commissions for Pastoral Care ... ... National Stadium to welcome Pope Francis during his historical visit to Thailand. Excitement ... ... its people. Then His Majesty, the present King, the then Crown Prince, welcomed the ... ... accompanied him to an audience with the then King Bhumibol Adulyadej and Queen Sirikit, the present Queen ... ... radiated from the photograph capturing Their Majesties’ greeting Pope John Paul II became ... .... When King Mongkut, the current King’s great, great grandfather, was a monk before ...
03/12/2021

The King and the Cloud

The King and the Cloud – the story behind the Royal Rainmaking Project Suvat Chirapant Deputy Secretary General and Advisor ... ... will likely be more pleased with the offering and allow plentiful rainfall for the season’s harvest. On 14 November 1955, His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great travelled through the dried-up Isan region during a royal visit. The then 28-year-old monarch noted the effects of water ...
03/12/2021

The Royal Thai Embassy invites you to the online celebration of the National Day of Thailand in Japan.

The Royal Thai Embassy invites you to the online celebration of the National Day of Thailand in Japan. 5 December is not only the National Day of Thailand, but it is also regarded as the Birthday of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej the Great, the Father Day, and last but not least, the World Soil Day. Watch the VDO clip on the Embassy’s YouTube @RTETOKYO ...

A Modern Monarch in Action: Mobilising Relief in a Pandemic

... Thailand Friends of Thailand might be familiar with anecdotes about the Thai monarchy that has stood fast alongside the Thai people ... ... ages to fighting the COVID-19 pandemic since last year. Their Majesties the King and Queen, like their forefathers, have continued to take ... ... generations- and centuries-long commitment with steadfast determination. His Majesty the King’s Grandfather, Prince Mahidol, was aware ... ... Thailand’s public health system. The King’s Father, His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great, through the Crown Property Bureau, funded the establishment ...
03/12/2021

From Poppy to Coffee: How Thailand Became a Model for Alternative Development

When their bright red petals fall away, farmers would slit open the egg-shaped seed pods of Papaver somniferum or opium poppy. Milky ‘poppy tear’ would then ooze out from these ... ... officials started to look for an alternative method to reduce opium production. In 1969, while visiting Chiang Mai province, His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great learned that some poppy growers could earn a comparable amount of money from selling local peaches. That was when he developed ...
27/10/2021

The Royal Thai Embassy organized the ceremony in remembrance of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great.

On 13 October 2021, Ambassador SingtongLapisatepun presided over the wreath-laying and candle-lightingceremony in remembrance of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great at the Royal Thai Embassy’s Hall. The ceremony was also attended by officials of the Team Thailand in Tokyo and their spouses.
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