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Royal Ploughing Ceremony

Royal Ploughing Ceremony

A Thai traditional ceremony that is popular with tourists and attended by the King is the annual Ploughing Ceremony, which draws many of the country's farmers to Bangkok to usher in the start of the new rice-growing season. The ceremony is held in the heart of the city and dates back more than 2,500 years. The chief event is a procession in which a red and gold sacred plough is drawn by flower-bedecked bulls, followed by drummers in green costumes, and others blowing conch shells or carrying
Event Date: 13 May 2012
Venue: Phramane Ground, near the Grand Palace

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