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The Royal Family tree

28 Nov 2016 at 04:30

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National park officers guard the sandalwood tree during the pre-cutting ceremony. After the ceremony ends, some people came to pay respect to the tree by offering wais on its trunk while many took offerings including flowers, holy threads, bananas and small parts of bark. Photo: Krit Phromsakla Na Sakolnakorn

The tree is about 15m-tall. It stands in the forest of Kui Buri National Park in Prachuap Khiri Khan, 280km south of Bangkok. Its branches spread out, but they do not have a single leaf.

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