Thailand commemorates Chakri Memorial Day on April 6

Thailand will commemorate Chakri Memorial Day on Tuesday, April 6. 

Chakri Memorial Day is a public holiday in Thailand and all government offices will be closed.

Officially known as ‘King Buddha Yodfa Chulaloke the Great Day and Chakri Dynasty Memorial Day’, Chakri Day commemorates the establishment of the Chakri Dynasty by Phra Buddha Yodfa Chulaloke ( Rama I) in 1782.

The Philippine Embassy in Bangkok is open.