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Remembering King Rama IX at Siriraj Hospital


Mahidol University's Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital has organised an event "In Memory of the King" to mark HM the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej Memorial Day at Siriraj Hospital in Bangkok on Tuesday.

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Remembering King Rama IX at Siriraj Hospital

Faculty dean Prof Dr Prasit Watanapa, faculty officials and people nearby offered alms in the morning to 39 monks. Then, the participants stood still for 89 seconds and filled the number nine-shaped basin designed by Chuang Moolpinit, the National Artist in visual arts, with marigold flowers.

Remembering King Rama IX at Siriraj Hospital

The event all day features activities and exhibitions to honour the late King Rama IX.

Remembering King Rama IX at Siriraj Hospital

Remembering King Rama IX at Siriraj Hospital Remembering King Rama IX at Siriraj Hospital

At 1pm, Dr Sumet Tantivejkul, secretary-general of the Chaipattana Foundation, shared anecdotes about the time when he served the late monarch.

Remembering King Rama IX at Siriraj Hospital

The doctor spoke at the packed Centennial Hall in Siriraj Hospital.

Remembering King Rama IX at Siriraj Hospital Remembering King Rama IX at Siriraj Hospital

 

Published : October 13, 2020

By : The Nation