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Posted by JohnW on July 30, 2020, 11:26 pmUser logged in as JohnW
The site, New Mandala, has an interesting post about the Thai King. As the article mentions, Bangkok has seen a series of enormous (mostly unreported) demonstrations with placards reading (translated) "Why do we need a king".
His effective residence in Germany undermines the idea that the country's spiritual vigour derives from the presence of a virtuous king with drama. https://www.newmandala.org/thailands-king-vajiralongkorn-turning-back-time/