"Ubolratana in Queen Jamadevi" by Pavin Chachavalpongpun in New Mandala (Thai Politic Document)
Ubolratana in brief (born April 5, 1951 in Lausanne, Switzerland), is a former princess of Thailand and the eldest child of King Bhumibol Adulyadej and Queen Sirikit. She relinquished her royal title and settled in the United States with her husband, Peter Ladd Jensen, but came back to Thailand after divorcing in 1998.
The Legend of the Greatest Queen Jamadevi (จามเทวี) is the latest film starring Princess Ubolratana Rajakanya Sirivadhana Barnavadi, the eldest daughter of King Bhumibol Adulyadej. The film, due to be...
Coral Tears in Thailand are Shed for All the World’s Oceans
Who love diving must read this article.
This pristine ecosystem, a gem in the sea of Southeast Asia, had fallen victim to coral beaching -- a horrible phenomenon occuring when the water temperature warms above the long-term average. The corals expel their symbiotic algae, then turn white, and ultimately die.
Chinese security forces opened fire on Tibetan protesters Monday, killing at least one person, Tibetan activists have reported to the Los Angeles Times. The news comes on the heels of the annual Human Rights Watch report, which criticized China for repression in ethnic minority areas such as Tibet:
แปลกนะ คนไทยถูกยิงตายไป 91 ศพ ฝรั่งไม่เต้น แต่พอคนธิเบตถูกยิงตายไปแค่ศพเดียว พอฟ้องไปที่ LA Times เรื่องก็ถึง Human Rights Watch ทันที แปลกมากๆ
Chinese security forces opened fire on Tibetan protesters Monday, killing at least one person, Tibetan activists reported. The news comes on the heels of the annual Human Rights Watch report, which cr...
Dalai Lama -
It is important that when pursing our own self-interest we should be “wise selfish” and not “foolish selfish”. Being foolish selfish means pursuing our own interests in a narrow, shortsighted way. Being wise selfish means taking a broader view and recognizing that our own long-term individual interest lies in the welfare of everyone. Being wise selfish means being compassionate.