The Death of King Bhumibol — Thailand Post Special Sheet (2016)

At 15:52 local time (Thailand is GMT +7) on Thursday, October 13, 2016, His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej died at the age of 88 following a long illness. His death was announced later that evening by the Bureau of the Royal Household (สำนักพระราชวัง). A year-long period of mourning was subsequently announced. An elaborate royal cremation ceremony will take place over five days at the end of … Continue reading The Death of King Bhumibol — Thailand Post Special Sheet (2016)