Royal robe rite

Royal robe rite

Photo courtesy of the Royal Household Bureau
Photo courtesy of the Royal Household Bureau

His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn Phra Vajiraklaochaoyuhua replaces the winter attire of the Emerald Buddha with summer robes at Wat Phra Si Rattana Satsadaram, commonly known as the Temple of the Emerald Buddha, on Friday.

His Majesty was accompanied by Her Majesty Queen Suthida Bajrasudhabimalalakshana and Her Royal Highness Princess Bajrakitiyabha Narendiradebyavati.

The attires of the Emerald Buddha are changed in a royal ceremony marking the change of the seasons three times a year.

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