The pictures on this page were taken by John Dominis in 1960 for Life Magazine. They were taken on the birthday of Princess Ubolratana. The captions are from Life magazine
Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej (L) and Queen Sirikit (3R) giving alms w. their children (L-R) Vajiralongkorn, Sirindhorn, Chulabkorn and Ubolratana on the morning of Ubolratana’s birthday.
Thailand’s Queen Sirikit (L) leading her daughter Princess Ubolratana (C) through ritual of Sai Bat, giving alms to Buddhist priests done on one’s birthday; at Chitralada Palace. (The other girl is prob. daughter Chulabkorn).
Thailand’s Princess Ubolratana (2L) receiving presents from palace employees on her birthday as her mother, Queen Sirikit (L) looks on.
Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej (2L) and Queen Sirikit (L) taking pictures of their children Ubolratana (C), Chulabkorn (in sisters arms) and Vajiralongkorn on palace grounds.
/Thailand’s Queen Sirikit (R back to camera) speaking w. guests at birthday party for her daughter Ubolratana.