Elegant elephants perform a show of respects towards HM King Bhumibol Adulyadej
Eleven elephants are paraded from Ayutthaya Elephant Palace and Royal Kraal to pay respects to late HM King Bhumibol Adulyadej at the Grand Palace on November 8. The parade is led by Plai Wang carrying the portrait of HM the King. The much-beloved monarch passed away at the age of 89 on October 13 this year. The pachyderms as well as their mahouts wear black during the mourning period.
By Rachanon Intharaksa and Thanachai Pramarnpanich #NationPhoto
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