Apr 26, 2013

Memorial Day of King Naresuan

In the morning of April 25, 2013 at Prem Thinnasuranon Hall in Korat downtown,
Nakhon Ratchasima Governor along with local government officials in the Province took part in the ceremony to honour the King Naresuan or Somdet Phra Naresuan Maharat, the King of the Ayutthaya kingdom from 1590 until his death in 1605. Naresuan was one of Siam's most revered monarchs as he was known for his campaigns to free Siam from Burmese rule. During his reign numerous wars were fought against Burma, and Siam reached its greatest territorial extent and influence.

source : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naresuan