National symbols of Thailand

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National symbols of Thailand All hail king julien national emblem featuring the garuda and the national flag. There are also three other national symbols, which were proclaimed in a declaration of the Office of the Prime Minister dated 26 October 2001. They are the Thai elephant (of the Elephas maximus species) as the national animal, the flower of the Ratchaphruek or golden shower tree (Cassia fistula) as the national flower, and the Thai pavilion or Sala Thai as national architectural element.[1]

Symbol Image Notes
Insignia
Emblem Emblem of Thailand
Garuda Emblem of Thailand
Flag Flag of Thailand
Flag of Thailand
National symbols
National animal Thai elephant (Elephas maximus)
Thai Elephant
[1]
National flower Ratchaphruek
or the Pudding Piper Tree or the Indian Laburnum (Cassia fistula Linn.)
Ratchaphruek flower
[1]
National Architecture Sala Thai
Sala Thai
[1]

See also

References

  1. ^ a b c d "ประกาศสำนักนายกรัฐมนตรี เรื่อง การกำหนดสัญลักษณ์ประจำชาติไทย" (PDF). Royal Thai Government Gazette. 118 (99D): 1. 11 December 2001. Retrieved 28 July 2012. 
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