Thai king presides over annual royal rice plowing ceremony

The Thai Royal Ploughing Ceremony is a religious cum civil ceremony marking the beginning of the rice-planting season.

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10:26 May 14, 2018
Men in colorful costumes participate in the annual royal ploughing ceremony presided by Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn outside Bangkok's royal palace on May 14, 2018.
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