King's Birthday in Bangkok is an important event held on 5 th December. This day is a public holiday in Bangkok to celebrate the birthday of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej, who is also the longest reining king in the world.
King's Birthday, Bangkok is an expression of love and respect for the king by the Thai people in Thailand as well as throughout the world.The King Bhumibol Adulyadej, with his keen interest in development of Thailand won a special place inn the hearts of the people here. Since his ascending the throne on 9 th June,1946 King Bhumibol Adulyadej,worked for the betterment of the country and helped it tide over the rough weather in the times of World War II.
On 5 th December on the King's Birthday in Bangkok all the buildings and streets are decorated with flags, lights and portraits of His Majesty the King. The Grand Palace and the Ratchadamneon Avenue in Bangkok are adorned with vibrant marigolds. The Grand Place glows with innumerable lights and there is a magnificent display of fireworks display near the Grand Palace.
This year, as the King turns 80, a special event about his life has been inaugurated last week in Bangkok and Catchyoo and Ubiq'window provide the interactive touch to the event.
Catchyoo is used to create a huge book that visitors can interact with and turn the pages, accessing interactive content.
Ubiq'window AirStrike is associated to a distant plasma screen and visitor can interact distantly with the screen by pointing their finger in the air.
The event is locally coordinated by Index Events.
From LM3LABS' team we wish you an happy birthday His Majesty.