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Old 10-14-2016, 10:43 AM
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How things have changed; now Philippe, Willem-Alexander, and Jigme are kings.
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Old 10-14-2016, 10:43 AM
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My condolences to the people of Thailand at the passing of their beloved king. Thank you to our Royal Forums posters who have taken the time to share information regarding Thai/Buddhist funeral and mourning customs.
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Old 10-14-2016, 11:01 AM
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I would expect HRH the Prince of Wales to represent HMQ at the late Kings Funeral.
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Old 10-14-2016, 11:06 AM
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Coverage of the royal procession by Television Pool of Thailand :

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Old 10-14-2016, 11:27 AM
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Today I joined the crowds around Grand Palace and Royal Ground to see HM the King's procession as well :

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Old 10-14-2016, 11:38 AM
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Tons of photograph from today's event can be found here as well :

https://www.facebook.com/nationphoto
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Old 10-14-2016, 11:53 AM
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Today we see Her Majesty Queen Sirikit for the first time in almost a year. She is still concious but does not look well. This proves that speculation from many people over the year was wrong.

https://www.facebook.com/nationphoto...type=3&theater
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Old 10-14-2016, 12:02 PM
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Very touching to see Queen Sirikit take part in the procession.
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Old 10-14-2016, 12:02 PM
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Today we see Her Majesty Queen Sirikit for the first time in almost a year. She is still councious but does not looks well. This proves that speculation from many people over the year was wrong.

https://www.facebook.com/nationphoto...type=3&theater
wow , she looks a lot different it's like she aged 10 years in the last year
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Old 10-14-2016, 12:09 PM
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Photographs from Jonathan Head, BBC correspondent in Bangkok :

https://twitter.com/pakhead/status/786852196407087104

https://twitter.com/pakhead/status/786833742513831936

https://twitter.com/pakhead/status/786833678898913280
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Old 10-14-2016, 03:28 PM
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The letter of condolences from Queen Margrethe: Dronning Margrethe sender kondolence til thailandsk dronning | BILLED-BLADET

Your Majesty, your royal highness.

I was deeply saddened to learn about the demise of your (informal you) beloved king, His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej.

The bonds between our families have always been close and Prince Henrik is united with me in expressing to you (informal), the Thai royal family our deepest condolences.

Margrethe R.
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Old 10-14-2016, 06:53 PM
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transporting the body of the king to the royal palace
http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2016/...6441495061.jpg
Princess Sirindhorn
http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2016/...6444829925.jpg

Bangkok grinds to a halt as thousands of mourners line the streets to mark the passing of the Thai king... While British tourists complain at news the red light district could shut for a MONTH | Daily Mail Online

Thai Crown Prince Vajiralongkorn, the late king's son, and Princess Sirindhorn arrive at Grand Palace before presiding over a Buddhist funeral rite at a hall inside the Grand Palace
http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2016/...6475020508.jpg
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Old 10-14-2016, 06:58 PM
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Oh, this is sad news. May he RIP. It seems like he was widely well-respected in Thailand.
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Old 10-14-2016, 07:02 PM
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Appleich, thank you so much for sharing your personal photographs with us as you went among the thousands of mourners.

To me, watching the videos and seeing the personal photographs, it almost makes me feel as if I am a part of a global remembrance of a special human being.
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Old 10-14-2016, 11:49 PM
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^^ You're welcome Osipi.

Coverage of yesterday's royal buddhist ritual ceremony for His Majesty the late King Bhumibol at the Grand Palace :

Part 1
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From second part video around 38:33, the narrator informed that the government and National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) order government officials to prepare for the arrival of His Majesty King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck of Bhutan. His Majesty the King of Bhutan will arrive in Thailand at 19.00 hr. (GMT+7) on 15 October.
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Old 10-15-2016, 06:49 AM
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It's been a busy week of Medical Appts for me, & the place I stayed at, the WiFi was down. I've been catching up since getting home Thursday & only learned of His Majesty's passing a few hours ago.

My deepest condolences to the Thai Royal Family, the People of Thailand, but especially our Thai Members here at TRF, as you are our direct link to all things Royal in Thai Society & keep us so well informed about the Thai Royals. We will all be deeply indebted to you over the coming weeks, as you explain the various Ceremonies & Buddhist Rites that will be taking place, & I think I'm safe in speaking for all of us in thanking you in advance for all you are and will be sharing w/us.

May His Majesty Rest in Peace.

May the Transition be a smooth and peaceful one.


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Old 10-15-2016, 12:46 PM
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^^ Thank you and you're welcome, Tiggersk8.

Their Majesties the King and Queen of Bhutan with His Royal Highness Prince Jigme Namgyel Wangchuck have arrived in Thailand to join the royal merit ritual ceremony at the Grand Palace :

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Today huge crowds lined up at the Grand Palace to sign a condolence book and pay respect to His Majesty the late King Bhumibol (in front of a portrait) :

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Bangkok Metropolitan Authority (BMA) allows mourners to stay overnight at the Royal Ground. BMA will provides tents (in case of raining) for the mourners and installs more street lamps around the venue :

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The Palace also says that they would allow the public to pay respect in front of His Majesty's urn once the 15-day royal merit ritual is completed (From 13.00 hr. on 28 October henceforth).

Interestingly, Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam told the reporters in this video that the goverment will carries on the royal merit ritual ceremony and mourns with to people for at least a year, hinting that it's the Crown Prince's wish. Then the government will carries out the royal cremation ceremony and follows by the coronation of King Rama X. He pointed out that traditionally there was no strict timeframe for the royal funeral and cremation ceremony. It differs over time and over each royals ranging from 5 months to 1 year.
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Old 10-15-2016, 01:47 PM
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Public viewing of the Royal Urn to start on October 28th.

Royal urn viewing in 15 days | Bangkok Post: news
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