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History of Chulalongkorn Day

The day commemorates King Chulalongkorn (Rama V) who passed away on 23 October 1910. He was the fifth monarch of Siam from the House of Chakri and is considered one of the greatest kings of Siam (now Thailand). He is remembered as the king who introduced many social and political reforms that helped to modernise Siam including the abolishment [...]

2018-10-01T10:49:36+00:00October 29th, 2018|Did You know|

The History of Thai Massage

The founder of Thai massage and medicine is said to have been Shivago Komarpaj. He is noted in ancient documents for his extraordinary medical skills, his knowledge of herbal medicine, and also for having treated important people of his day, this also includes the Buddha himself. The history of Thai massage is more complex [...]

2018-10-01T10:37:39+00:00October 15th, 2018|Thai Massage|

Thailand Is the World’s 13th Friendliest Country

It is not known how researchers obtain their data. However, information reveals Thailand is considered 13th in rankings when it comes to amiability. The number-one country with respect to this character trait is none other than chilly northern Iceland.

2018-10-01T10:32:17+00:00October 8th, 2018|Thai Culture|
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