The Queen’s Birthday – Mother’s Day in Thailand
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The Queen’s Birthday – Mother’s Day in Thailand

## Thailand Holidays – H.M. The Queen’s Birthday (Mother’s Day) is observed every year on August 12. This is a national holiday. – Saturday, 12 August, 2017 is the national holiday. – Sunday, 12 August, 2018. This means that the Friday before will be quite busy, with people traveling home to be with their families….

Royal Ploughing Ceremony – Holiday
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Royal Ploughing Ceremony – Holiday

## Royal Ploughing Ceremony – Thai Public Holiday ## The [Royal Ploughing Ceremony](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Royal_Ploughing_Ceremony) is an ancient rite observed in Thailand and Cambodia to mark the traditional beginning of the rice-growing ceremony. It takes place during the sixth Thai lunar month, but the actual date of the ceremony is not fixed exactly. It has to be…