Explore Post Office, Old Photos, and more!

Explore related topics

1900bkkcentralpostoffice

Inner working of the Bangkok Central Post Office, 1900

เวิ้งนาครเขษม | via: รูปเก่าเล่าเรื่อง-เมืองบางกอก 10

เวิ้งนาครเขษม | via: รูปเก่าเล่าเรื่อง-เมืองบางกอก 10

May 13 is Ploughing Day. This ancient Brahmin rite has been celebrated in many ways in Thailand over the years with Buddhist elements added in the Rama IV era.  After being abandoned for many years, the modern one-day version of the ceremony (and reintroduction of the ploughing itself) dates from the 1960s.  The actions of the oxen pulling the plough are said to foretell a good or bad growing season. In recent times large crowds gather at Sanam Luang to witness the event and collect the…

This ancient Brahmin rite has been celebrated in many…

1895-wat-monkonbopit-ayutthaya

Hierarch of Siam 5 (Islam in Thailand) - Urdu Tube (All)

Portrait - Chulalongkorn era Prince. (later King Rama V) - TeakDoor.com - The Thailand Forum

A young Siamese prince in the early century displays traditional, full court regalia. Plays and films like Anna and the King of Siam popularized Thai royalty among Westerners. In 1932 Thailand changed from an absolute to a constitutional monarchy.

Siam, Thailand & Bangkok Old Photo Thread - Page 212 - TeakDoor.com - The Thailand Forum

Siam, Thailand & Bangkok Old Photo Thread - Page 212

Siam of the 1860s comes back to life | Bangkok Post: learning

John Thomson Photography : The Crown Prince of Siam (King Rama V)

A socially high ranking Siamese woman, circa 1896

A socially high ranking Siamese woman, circa 1896 - Thai women cut her hair to symbolize their maturity after getting married

Pinterest
Search