Wat San Pakoi celebrated the Royal
elevation of rank its’ Deputy Abbot, Phra Maha Inkaew Suwajo by HM
the King on January 8. His new title, Phra Kru and name of Phra Kru
Rattanasoothsunthorn were conferred on him by HM King Bhumibol
Adulyadej on the auspicious occasion of HM the King’s 82nd birthday.
Chiang Mai Mayor Tassanai Buranupakorn attended the ceremony with
many other area residents to join in congratulating Phra Kru
Rattanasoothsunthorn on his new name and rank.
Pichamon Jitawatanarat, left, Assistant
Sales Manager and a staff member of Amari Rincome Hotel Chiang Mai,
present a New Year’s gift to Phitsanu Thepthong, Editor of Chiang
Mai Mail at the newspaper’s office during the New Year.
Charmjuree Wattanaporn, left, and a
member of the staff, representing Varee Patravanich, the Director of
Varee Chiang Mai School give New Year‘s gifts to the Chiang Mai Mail
at the newspaper’s offices for the New Year.