Connect with us

Royal Ploughing Ceremony – 12th May 2017

Bangkok

Royal Ploughing Ceremony – 12th May 2017

This post is also available in: English

This highly ceremonial event marks an auspicious beginning to the new planting season every year. Presided over by HM the King or member of the Royal Family, the ceremony follows a strict agenda whereby court Brahmins, dressed in ceremonial gowns, lead two sacred oxen in a ploughing ritual around the Royal Field as they sow rice seeds onto the ground. The symbolic importance of this ceremony occurs when the sacred oxen eat from a plate of offering – rice, corn, green beans, sesame, fresh-cut grass, water and rice whisky – which predicts whether or not the upcoming planting season will be bountiful.

As with any events presided over by members of the Royal Family, be sure to dress appropriately in polite attire if you plan to attend the ceremony.

Date: 12th May 2017
Time: From 08:30
Location: Sanam Luang (Royal Field)

[google-map-sc]

 

TVEH-Logo-1 Lowest Rates Bangkok

 

Continue Reading

More in Bangkok

Join our newsletter

Events

february, 2020

25jan(jan 25)13:3329mar(mar 29)13:33The Last Copy Is For Reading HereBANGKOK CITYCITY GALLERY is delighted to invite you to THE LAST COPY IS FOR READING HERE the inaugural exhibition and official opening of BANGKOK CITYCITY BOOKSHOP.

26feballdayWomen in Leadership – Vision for Impact at Grand Hyatt Erawan BangkokNTCC, in collaboration with CanCham Thailand proudly presents Women in Leadership 2020 –Vision for Impact. The event is scheduled on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at the Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok Ballroom. Registration and networking lunch starts at 11:00. The main program begins at 12:30, followed by a mentoring session (optional) from 14:30 until 15:30.

26feb11:0015:30Women in Leadership 2020 – Vision for Impact at Grand Hyatt Erawan BangkokWomen in Leadership (WIL) 2020 event, in its 4th edition, is going to shine a spotlight on these women of impact who have addressed difficult issues, led direction shifts towards positive change, and influenced their respective fields.

27feballdayUnicorn Party – Ladies Night at Revolucion Cocktail BangkokThe new concept of Ladies Night every Thursday at Revolucion Cocktail Bangkok !

28feballdaySequence VII at Mustache BangkokWith releases alongside Hot Creations heavyweights Jey Kurmis, Eskuche and Reblok as well as warm-up sets for the legendary Flume, Sven Vath and Ricardo Villalobos 2019 was a big year for ATMA.

Trending

Sponsor



werehumans web design and SEO Pattaya

To Top
X