Biographies about the temple of the emerald Buddha

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The biographies


Here is the biography of the kings of Thailand from the Chakri Dynasty, the current reigning dynasty over the country.


Rama I

Rama I

Rama I was the first king of the Chakri dynasty, he is the founder. The Chakri Dynasty is that of the kings of Thailand, begun in 1782 and still in place today. The kings of this dynasty all have the same royal name: Rama. Currently, the king of ... (Read more)


Rama II

Rama II

Rama II is the second king of the Chakri dynasty. He was born February 24, 1767 and died July 21, 1824. His rise to the throne of the Kingdom of Siam, as it was called that territory at the time, took place on the death of his father Rama I, founder of the dynasty, in 1809. His reign is characterized by a long period of peace during which literature was developed, an art in which ... (Read more)


Rama III

Rama III

Born under the name of Prince Thap, then known as Nangklao, Rama III is the third king of the kingdom of Siam. His reign is characterized by unparalleled military power over the entire Indochinese peninsula and control, in fact, of Vietnam and Cambodia ... (Read more)




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