Bang Sai honored its oldest citizens, marking Seniors Day before the traditional Songkran week holiday.
City council members joined Bang Sai Mayor Kampol Wongsaithong and the village chief at Chalerm Phrakiart Hall for the April 8 event.
Kampol presided over the Rod Nam Dam Hua, which shows respect to the elderly. He told the crowd that society’s seniors have knowledge and wisdom that can help preserve Thai culture.
Bang Sai Mayor Kampol Wongsaithong begins the Rod Nam Dam Hua ceremony by praying to, then pouring water on the Buddha.
Bang Sai honored its oldest citizens with the Rod Nam Dam Hua ceremony.