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The King and the Cloud

... beginning of the wet season to shoot homemade Bang Fai rockets to the sky to ask the weather god to release the monsoon upon the earth. According to folklore, the higher and louder the rockets blast into the sky, the better. The deity 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 ...
03/12/2021

Thailand –Japan Relations

... throne. The fish “Plaa Nin,” which became an important nutrient for the Thai people, was originally introduced to King Bhumibol from Crown Prince Akihito (now His Majesty the Emperor Emeritus). The long history of relations between the Royal Family ... ... during times of difficulties. Examples are seen after unprecedented natural disasters such as the Tsunami caused by the Sumatra earthquake in 2004 and the Great East Japan Earthquake in 2011. When the disasters struck one country,donations, relief supplies,...
07/07/2020

Traditional Thai Puppet Performance on “Legend of Lunar Eclipse”

... the Ministry of Culture of Thailand, co-organized a traditional Thai puppet performance on the “Legend of Lunar Eclipse” by Joe Louis. More than 500 people attended the event. The performance was to celebrate the 84th Birthday Anniversary of H.M. King Bhumibol Adulyadej and to support cultural exchange between Japan and Thailand. All proceeds were donated to ASHINAGA to assist orphans from the Great East Japan Earthquake.   On 6 September 2011, the Royal Thai Embassy in Tokyo, the Royal Thai Consulate General in Osaka and the Ministry of Culture of Thailand, co-organized a traditional Thai puppet performance on the “Legend of Lunar Eclipse” by Joe Louis....
20/09/2011

the article "A Legacy That Stands by the People" by Mr. Don Pramudwinai

... Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand As we approach the end of this very challenging 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 institutional forces have kept such progress moving. Old friends of Thailand might be familiar with ...

プミポン前国王陛下御生誕日、タイ王国ナショナルデー及び父の日に寄せた副首相兼外務大臣による文章「A Legacy That Stands by the People」(国王陛下が遺してくださったもの)

... and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand As we approach the end of this very challenging 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 institutional forces have kept such progress moving. Old friends of Thailand might be familiar with ...

The Princess of Humanity

... and become an inspiration to them all. Officially, she is Her Royal Highness Princess Srinagarindra, the Princess Mother of King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great. The title was bestowed in 1970 but most Thais still prefer to call her Somdet Ya or “Princess ... ... century when only a few Siamese girls attended school. Yet, despite her status of a princess, she led a simple, humble and down-to-earth life until her very last day. That is why the people’s sentiment towards her is a warm and caring bond, as if she ...
03/12/2021
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