Mother’s day, Her Majesty Queen Mother Sirikit’s Birthday honors in Pattaya


The top-ranking officials of Pattaya City joined a merit-making ceremony at the Banglamung District office this morning to honour the 88th birthday of the Queen Mother Sirikit Kitiyakara, mother to His Royal Majesty The King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun.

Leading the ceremony started with the giving of alms to monks and a traditional buddhism ceremony.

The honor ceremony was held in front of the Queen Mother Sirikit Kitiyakara’s picture.

Meanwhile, the Nong Nooch Gardens has celebrated the Mother’s Day with a parade and elephants giving jasmin flowers to elephants’s mothers.

In Thailand, Mother’s Day is celebrated annually on August 12 as it is the birthday of Her Majesty Queen Sirikit, The Queen Mother, who is also regarded as the mother of all Thai people.

Read more about our article about Thailand, Mother’s Day HERE.

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Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.