• Thu, 25 Oct 2018 01:00
    Anger over destruction of tsunami relics
    TWO BOATS-CUM-MUSEUMS that commemorated the deadly tsunami of 2004 have been torn down in Phang Nga, provoking a furious backlash on social media.
  • Thu, 04 Oct 2018 15:07
    2,000 year-old Buddha images unearthed in Laos' Savannakhet province
    VIENTIANE - Hundreds of Buddha images and other ancient relics, estimated at up to 2,000 years old, have been found in the grounds of That Inghang Stupa recently by local residents carrying out renovations at the site in Kaisone Phomvihane City, Savannakhet province.
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  • Mon, 03 Sep 2018 10:18
    Buddhist grotto relics found in NW China
    Archaeologists recently discovered Buddhist grotto relics dating back to Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) in the northern part of Northwest China's Shaanxi province.
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  • Sat, 14 Apr 2018 14:52
    National treasures on special display at Samran Mukhamat Pavilion for Songkran
    The National Museum Bangkok celebrated the kick-off to Songkran or Thai New Year on Thursday with an opening ceremony for a temporary exhibition, “Relics and Navagrahas Puja in Traditional Thai New Year”.
  • Wed, 11 Apr 2018 18:47
    Relics and special prayers to mark traditional Thai New Year
    National Museum Bangkok is hosting the “Relics and Navagrahas Puja” in a traditional Thai New Year ceremony on Thursday.
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 16:26
    The fate of the Buddha’s begging bowl
    One of the most revered relics in the ancient Buddhist world was the Buddha’s begging bowl.
  • Tue, 07 Nov 2017 01:00
    Heartache for sale at Vietnam’s ex-lovers market
    At Vietnam’s Old Flames market, curious customers peruse love letters and pick through perfumes, candles and clothes – relics from failed relationships put on sale by forlorn lovers.
  • Sun, 29 Oct 2017 15:07
    Prayers and procession mark final day of Royal Cremation ceremony
    The final day of the Royal Cremation ceremony for His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej started on Sunday morning with the fifth procession to transfer his Royal Relics from the Dusit Maha Prasat Throne Hall to be enshrined in the Heavenly Abode of the Chakri Maha Prasat Throne Hall.
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  • Sun, 29 Oct 2017 01:00
    King pays his respects to Royal Relics, makes merit for Father
  • Sat, 28 Oct 2017 18:13
    King makes merit for Royal Relics
    His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn on Saturday presided over a royal merit-making ceremony for the Royal Relics of his father, His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, at Dusit Maha Prasat Throne Hall in The Grand Palace.
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  • Sat, 28 Oct 2017 01:00
    King gathers earthly remains of Father
    Mourners weep as royal relics, ashes head to palace and the temple of the emerald buddha
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  • Fri, 27 Oct 2017 11:29
    Royal procession to transfer Royal Relics and Royal Ashes begins
    The transfer of the Royal Relics and Royal Ashes of HM the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej from the Royal Crematorium to the Grand Palace began at 10.51am on Friday.
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  • Fri, 27 Oct 2017 11:18
    HM the King presides over collection of Royal Relics
    His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn presided over the Royal Ceremony for the collection of the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej's Royal Relics and Royal Ashes from the Royal Crematorium at Sanam Luang and their transfer to The Grand Place on Friday morning.
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  • Sun, 22 Oct 2017 14:24
    Princess leads Royal Relics ceremony rehearsal 
    Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, who attended Saturday’s full dress rehearsal of processions for the late King’s cremation on October 26, also led a 834-member-troupe in the final dress rehearsal on Sunday for the Collection of the Royal Relics and the Royal Ashes at Sanam Luang ceremonial ground.
  • Fri, 04 Aug 2017 16:47
    A Chinese 3D print studio fuses ancient art with modern tech
    BEIJING - The small, ornate figurines look like relics of a bygone age: a serene Buddha's head from the Tang dynasty, or a collection of stone-faced soldiers from the Qin era.
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