• Tue, 15 Jan 2019 01:00
    Tomb raiders puzzle over mystery of Algeria’s ancient pyramids 
    Dating back centuries, Algeria’s pyramid tombs are unique relics of an ancient era but a dearth of research has left the Jeddars shrouded in mystery.
  • Sun, 30 Dec 2018 13:54
    Blessings of the Buddha
    Monks in Bangkok on Sunday led hundreds of Thais in worshiping Buddhist relics and statues gathered from 13 Asian countries for a New Year blessing ceremony.
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  • Sat, 29 Dec 2018 01:00
    Asean year begins with a blessing
    With Thailand chairing Asean throughout 2019, the Culture Ministry is fostering unity among the bloc’s 10 members by bringing to Bangkok relics and statues of the Buddha from around Asia to be ritually blessed.
  • Thu, 20 Dec 2018 18:30
    New Year blessing planned for Buddha artefacts
    Buddha relics and statues from 13 countries will be brought to Bangkok for a New Year “blessing ceremony” and go on public display, Culture Minister Vira Rojpojanarat said on Thursday.
  • 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
    Kingdom Grieves
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