In a New Year’s eve address at Amporn Sathan Throne Hall, Dusit Palace,at 8pm on Thursday, the King conveyed his blessings and good wishes for all Thai people to be happy throughout the year.
“Thai people have long standing culture, traditions, rites, language and arts that represent the goodness, beauty and prosperity of our country. They also connect and unite Thai people from every part of the country as one. It is important that all Thais help preserve this cultural heritage and further improve them in the future.
“I wish you all to have a strong commitment to complete your duties, along with intelligence, conscience and logical thinking based on righteousness and truth. Although the country is facing challenges due to a disease, through cooperation and understanding we could all overcome this crisis together and progress sustainably towards the future.
“May the Holy Triple Gem and all the sacred things that you revere, as well as the virtues of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej the Great, protect your families and bless you with good health and intelligence that will help you and the country achieve happiness and prosperity together.”
Their Majesties the King and Queen also released a 2021 New Year greeting card for Thai people. On the front side of the card is the symbol of the Chakri dynasty, as well as the symbols of Their Majesties. When opened, on the right side of the card is a picture of the King and Queen, while on the left is the message “2021 New Year Blessing”, with the signatures of Their Majesties.
Published : January 01, 2021
By : THE NATION