For the King: how King Bhumibol’s royal cremation ceremony attained perfection (video)

Channel NewsAsia was able to obtain unprecedented access to some of the key people involved in the royal cremation of King Bhumibol Adulyadej. Take a peak behind the scenes as those involved give their all For The King

The funeral of any head of state is a lavish affair. Depending on the country, the pageantry and ceremony can be steeped in traditions centuries old. The royal cremation ceremony last month of Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej gave Thai observers, history buffs, and monarchists the world over a rare glimpse at the ceremony and traditions […]

Thailand English-language News For June 9, 2017

In Thailand English-language News for June 9, 2017, Newsline presenter Sandra Hanutsaha, tells us about: 00:41 | Craftsmen from the Department of Fine Arts (DFA) will commence painting murals depicting the 46 royal projects implemented nationwide by the late king Bhumibol Adulyadej on the walls of the Royal Marriage Making Pavilion. 01:31 | Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha […]

Thailand English-language News For May 26, 2017

In Thailand English-language News for May 26, 2017, Newsline presenter Sandra Hanutsaha tells us about: • 00:40 |  The Department of Fine Arts (DFA) has announced that work on the royal crematorium for the cremation of the late king Bhumibol Adulyadej on October 26, 2017 is now 48 per cent complete. • 01:43 | In a meeting with Thailand […]