Interesting laws in Thailand

6 06 2008

There are a bevy of laws in Thailand made to protect the respect and the office of the King. Now most of them are reasonable considering the entire culture is thousands of years old and the monarchy has been revered culturally for a long time. But it goes to extremes sometimes and here is one for example. It is illegal to step on Thai Bhat
thai bhatbecause the Kings picture is on many of the bills. Well we have similar laws in the US don’t we? THink about it. And next time you are in Bangkok don’t step on the money !!

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