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Sea of yellow greets His Majesty

Well-wishers camp out for glimpse of the King

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Hundreds of thousands of people converged on the Royal Plaza, in front of the Ananata Samaklhom Throne Hall, on Wednesday to view His Majesty the King's grand audience, celebrating his 85th birthday. 

Aerial view of the Royal Plaza in the morning of Wednesday, Dec 5, as hundreds of thousands of well-wishers, in a river of yellow, await the Grand Audience by HM the King. Photo by Sithikorn Wongwudthianun.

In 2006, his loyal subjects turned the Royal Plaza and the length of Ratchadamnoen Avenue into a sea of yellow for the royal grand audience to mark the 60th anniversary of the King's accession to the throne.

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