21 May 2024

A huge portrait of the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej has been put on display at Sanam Luang for people to lay wreaths and to pay respect to the beloved Monarch to commemorate the second anniversary of His Majesty’s passing.


An alm offering ceremony will be held at the Royal Plaza at about 6 am Saturday and a candle light ceremony, organized by the government and Bangkok Metropolitan Administration, will be held at Sanam Luang at about 7 pm. The event will be  attended by Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha, his cabinet, government officials and members of the public.

In other provinces, similar events will be held at provincial halls and district offices throughout the country.

An exhibition showing portraits of the late King is held at Siriraj hospital until Thursday. Thai
 people are urged to wear yellow, the King’s colour and to perform good deeds as a tribute to the Great King.