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From buffalo fighting on Koh Samui to the MBK Tattoo Contest 2012, enjoy these interesting images from around Thailand, captured by Post Photographers over the past seven days. 

26 Oct 2012
Two male buffalos lock horns at a buffalo fighting festival in Koh Samui. Photo by Thiti Wannamontha.

Two male buffalos lock horns at a buffalo fighting festival in Koh Samui. Photo by Thiti Wannamontha.

Khai Lek, a macaque trained to help people pick coconuts, holds a sign greeting Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra before she attended a mobile cabinet meeting on Koh Samui. Photo by Thiti Wannamontha.

Khai Lek, a macaque trained to help people pick coconuts, holds a sign greeting Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra before she attended a mobile cabinet meeting on Koh Samui. Photo by Thiti Wannamontha.

A man peers out from a giant puppet during a procession held in celebration of the Chinese goddess Ma Chu in Bangkok. Photo by Patipat Janthong.

A man peers out from a giant puppet during a procession held in celebration of the Chinese goddess Ma Chu in Bangkok. Photo by Patipat Janthong.

Visitors pay respects to a sculpture of the late Princess Mother at the Princess Mother Memorial Park to mark the 112th anniversary of her birth. Photo by Pawat Laopaisarntaksin.

Visitors pay respects to a sculpture of the late Princess Mother at the Princess Mother Memorial Park to mark the 112th anniversary of her birth. Photo by Pawat Laopaisarntaksin.

Competitors from more than 30 educational institutions join the F&N Crossword Game A-Math Kumkom Sudoku University Thailand Championship 2012, held at Central Plaza Rama 3 in Bangkok. Photo by Pawat Laopaisarntaksin.

Competitors from more than 30 educational institutions join the F&N Crossword Game A-Math Kumkom Sudoku University Thailand Championship 2012, held at Central Plaza Rama 3 in Bangkok. Photo by Pawat Laopaisarntaksin.

More than 2,500 monks gathered in Bangkok's Benjasiri Park collecting alms to be offered to monks in the deep South. Photo by Kosol Nakachol.

More than 2,500 monks gathered in Bangkok's Benjasiri Park collecting alms to be offered to monks in the deep South. Photo by Kosol Nakachol.

Fine arts specialist Phasom Nathata restores the head of a yaksha sculpture, which broke off when lightning struck it last week. The sculpture is mounted on one of the small pagodas at Wat Arun Ratchawararam. Photo by Apichart Jinakul.

Fine arts specialist Phasom Nathata restores the head of a yaksha sculpture, which broke off when lightning struck it last week. The sculpture is mounted on one of the small pagodas at Wat Arun Ratchawararam. Photo by Apichart Jinakul.

Models compete in the MBK Tattoo Contest 2012, held at MBK shopping centre in Bangkok. Photo by Thiti Wannamontha.

Models compete in the MBK Tattoo Contest 2012, held at MBK shopping centre in Bangkok. Photo by Thiti Wannamontha.