Phuket residents, officials mark Queen's Birthday and Mother's Day with alms ceremony

PUBLISHED ON SUN, AUG 13, 2017 6:05 AM

Phuket residents, officials mark Queen's Birthday and Mother's Day with alms ceremony 

The Phuket News

 

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PHUKET: Phuket residents and officials commemorated Queen Sirikit’s 85th birthday today (Aug 12) which is also Mother’s Day in the Kingdom.

 

At 6:30am this morning at Saphan Hin, Phuket Governor Norraphat Plodthong led an alms giving ceremony, which saw participants offer food to 86 monks from several Phuket temples.

 

The ceremony was conducted to commemorate the late King Rama 9 and honour Queen Sirikit.


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