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Prayuth Writes and Releases Coronation-Inspired Song

BANGKOK — Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha has released a new song, supposedly inspired by the coronation ceremony. Prayuth’s tenth single and new song, titled “Thai is Thai March”, was released Monday, announced Col. Taksada Sangkhajun, a spokeswoman from the Prime Minister’s Office. Full story: khaosodenglish.com By Asaree Thaitrakulpanich Khaosod EnglishRead More

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King hopes the people’s show of unity will bring prosperity

His Majesty the King said he was impressed with the spontaneous show of friendliness and expression of good wishes the Thai people expressed toward him on the occasion of his coronation and hoped that this spirit of unity would bring prosperity to the country. The King made this statement in response to a message from […]Read More

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People Wait for Grand Public Audience with HM the King

BANGKOK, May 6 (TNA) – Huge crowds of people were reserving their places in front of the Suddhaisavarya Prasad Hall to attend the grand public audience with His Majesty the King. Newly crowned King Rama X will appear on the balcony of the Suddhaisavarya Prasad Hall in the Grand Palace at 4.30 pm. on Monday. […]Read More

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King Maha Vajiralongkorn Crowned in Ancient Coronation Ceremony

BANGKOK, May 4 (TNA) — His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn on Saturday completed the elaborate Buddhist and Brahmin rituals to symbolically and officially transform him to be King Rama X of the Royal House of Chakri. The 66-year-old monarch became constitutional monarch after the death of his revered father, King Bhumibol Adulyadej, in October 2016 […]Read More

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Drone Show for Coronation Celebration

BANGKOK, May 3 (TNA) – A spectacular drone show will be performed over Sanam Luang ceremonial ground outside the Grand Palace as part of His Majesty the King’s coronation celebrations. The drone flying show consists of two parts. Full story: tna.mcot.net TNARead More

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His Majesty the King Names New Queen before Coronation

BANGKOK, May 2 (TNA) – His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn named his consort, General Suthida Vajiralongkorn Na Ayudhya as the Queen, according to an announcement, published in the Royal Gazette. The announcement said His Majesty the King had married General Suthida Vajiralongkorn Na Ayudhya in accordance with the law and the royal traditions. Full story: […]Read More

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Bangkok Hoods Get Major Makeover Ahead of Coronation

BANGKOK — The capital is getting greener and cleaner as officials hurry in their mission to unclutter areas that will be grounds for next week’s grand coronation ceremony. Thousands of volunteers on Friday joined City Hall in a major cleaning effort along more than seven kilometers of streets. The cleaning brigade marks one of the […]Read More

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Kingdom Prepares for Coronation’s Holy Water Ritual

BANGKOK — Rehearsals to draw and transport sacred water for the May coronation ceremony took place on Thursday across the nation. A rehearsal of the gathering of sacred water from 126 sources across 76 provinces and Bangkok took place today, with the real process to take place on Saturday. A consecration ceremony for the water […]Read More