Mon, 15 Apr 2019 16:13
Praying for an auspicious New Year
To mark the beginning of the traditional New Year, thousands visited Lak Muang or the City Pillar Shrine in Bangkok on Sunday to pray for good luck.
Sun, 04 Feb 2018 16:57
Retired cop vows at shrine that lottery millions belong to him
Retired police lieutenant Charoon Wimul, who is in a dispute with a schoolteacher over a multi-million-baht lottery jackpot, performed a vow on Sunday in front of Kanchanaburi’s sacred City Pillar Shrine swearing that he was the one telling the truth in the matter.
Fri, 02 Feb 2018 01:00
Ex-cop in lottery row invokes supernatural ‘to punish liars’
AFTER POLICE summoned him to hear two criminal charges, a retired police lieutenant yesterday challenged a teacher involved in a dispute over a multi-million-baht lottery jackpot to make a pledge in front of Kanchanaburi’s sacred City Pillar Shrine to determine who was telling the truth.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:18
Amulets produced to mark anniversary of Bangkok City Pillar Shrine
Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister Prawit Wongsuwan on Friday presided over a ceremony to produce amulets to mark the Bangkok City Pillar Shrine’s 235th anniversary.
Thu, 01 Jan 2015 01:00
Hope for a better year
People pray and make merit at the City Pillar Shrine yesterday in the hope that 2015 will bring better things.