Tags : Rama V


Thais commemorate King Chulalongkorn Memorial Day

BANGKOK, Oct 23 – Thais from all walks of life countrywide have been attending ceremonies to mark King Chulalongkorn Memorial Day or “Wan Piyamaharaj” and to pay homage to King Rama V, also known as King Chulalongkorn, who passed away on October 23, 1910. In the capital, Prime Minister and Defence Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, the […]Read More


Thai Democrats to hold last major campaign at Royal Plaza

BANGKOK, 30 June 2011 (NNT) – The Democrat Party is set to organize its last major election campaign tomorrow at the Royal Plaza in Bangkok along with other activities in nine provinces. After traveling to the Royal Plaza to pay respect to the Equestrian Statue of King Rama V, Democrat Party executive Satit Wonghnongtaey announced […]Read More


PAD Yellow Shirts rally at Royal Plaza, Bangkok

BANGKOK, Feb 11 — The People’s Alliance for Democracy (PAD), also known as the Yellow Shirt movement, marched from its rally site at Makkhawan Bridge on Rajdamnern Nok Avenue to the capital’s Royal Plaza to make an oath of allegiance to the monarchy and country at the King Chulalongkorn Equestrian Statue before returning to its […]Read More


HM the King lays wreath at King Rama V Statue

BANGKOK, Oct 23- Thailand’s 82-year-old monarch made an appearance along with Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn late Saturday afternoon to lay a wreath at the King Rama V Statue at Siriraj Hospital, marking the 100th anniversary of Chulalongkorn Day. In a pink suit with a white-pink striped shirt and grey pants, His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej […]Read More