150-year-old royal puppet tradition revived for late King’s cremation

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via The Nation, 07 October 2017: The late Thai king’s cremation next week will also see a number of revived cultural crafts which haven’t been seen in generations.

THE CENTURY-OLD royal puppet has been revived to perform at the Royal Cremation of His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej on October 26.

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… the meanwhile edition. Meanwhile? Yes, while much of the focus this past two weeks have been about the inscribing of the new World Heritage sites (including George Town, Malacca and Preah Vihear), life goes on in other parts of Southeast Asia.

Lembu (13July)
photo credit: RabunWarna
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