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Television channels at Wat Pho

     Here are the photos showing the atmosphere of Songkran festival at wat pho. Many tourist came and joined the event. Also, many television channel such as channel3,7 and modern 9 tv came to shoot the news about the celebration. At 15.00-16.00 channel 3 news crews came for the live broadcast showing the atmosphere of people enjoying the festival.

Songkran festival at Wat Pho

     Here are pictures of this year Songkran festival at Wat Pho. Many Buddhists and tourists have come and join our new year celebration which will held until 16 April.

Opening Ceremonyof Songkran Festival at Wat Pho.

12 April,2015 Ministry of Culture, led by Mr. Veera Rojpojanarat, the minister came to the opening ceremony of Songkran festival in front of the temple of the Reclining Buddha. The monk committee of Wat Pho led by Phra Thep Veeraporn,

Our monks and novices join together to bless His majesty The King.

At 9.30AM. of 7 April,2015, monk committee of Wat Pho led by Phra Vichien Dhammakunathan, the leader of summer novice ordination 2015 dedicated to the 60th birthday of Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn brought our monks and novices who join this ordination to record the blessing to His Majesty The King Bhumibol Adulyadej at 100th Anniversary Siriraj Pavilion

The Royal Thai Army paid the respect to King Rama I

6 April, 2015 was the public holiday and “Chakri Dynasty Day” There were many activities in Wat Pho organized by people in Phra Nakorn community. One of these, the ministry of health came to give the vaccination for Diphtheria and Tetanus diseases for the community and tourists. At 13.00 PM The secretary of Royal Thai Army together with high rank administrators in the army gave offerings to pay the respect to King Phraphutthayotfa Chulalok (RamaI) to show our respect to His Majesty.