Thailand National Flag - Information
The flag of the Kingdom of Thailand, popularly known as ธงไตรรงค์ (Thong Trairong) meaning "tricolour flag”, features five horizontal stripes in the colours red, white, blue, white and red, with the central blue stripe being twice as wide as each of the other four.



Thailand Flag - Colors - meaning and symbolism
 Red symbolizes the nation and the blood of life
 White represents Buddhism and the purity of Buddhism
 Blue stands for the monarchy


Thailand Flag - History, Facts & information for kids
The first flag of Thailand was created in 1855 by King Rama IV (Mongkut) that featured a white elephant on a red field. On November 21, 1916, King Rama VI (Vajiravudh) replaced the elephant with two horizontal white stripes against a red background. and on September 28, 1917, in the midst of World War I, the central red stripe was changed to blue in order to express solidarity with the Allies (UK, USA, Russia and France) whose flags were red, white and blue.


Thailand Flag - History, Facts & information for kids
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