His Majesty the King Calls for ‘Thai Wisdom’ on His 71st Birthday


In a speech commemorating his 71st birthday, His Majesty the King urged all citizens to exercise wisdom and judgment in their actions, not only for their personal benefit but also for the greater good of the nation and its people.

He emphasized that working towards national prosperity is of utmost importance and requires effective governance and the collective support of the entire country.

His Majesty the King expressed his gratitude for the warm birthday wishes conveyed by representatives of the royal family, senior officials, and dignitaries during a grand audience, known as ‘Maha Samakhom,’ held at Amarindra Vinijaya Throne Hall within the Grand Palace.
As part of the birthday festivities, a grand reception, called ‘Samosorn Sannibat,’ has also been scheduled at Government House. His Majesty has graciously permitted the government to host this event, which will be attended by Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, Her Royal Highness Princess Chulabhorn Krom Phra Srisavangavadhana, political office holders, senior state officials, and foreign diplomats.
The grand reception is set to feature various cultural performances, such as a special “Khon” masked dance and live orchestral music.

The government has expressed its appreciation for the cooperation received from both the state and private sectors, including the Fine Arts Department and the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration, in preparing for the event.

The preceding is a press release from the Thai Government PR Department.

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.