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Coconut Island - coconut island on ko samui at lama beach

In Thailand, yellow robes are considered auspicious as the bright yellow flower, cassia fistula, is the national symbol. Reminiscent of light (or enlightenment), it is the symbolic color of Buddhism. Yellow is also considered the Thai royal color, and it is the Monday color, on which the King's birthday falls. (Thailand has an official color for each day of the week, though fashion doesn't strictly follow the rule anymore.)

The Cycle of Life.An ancient Buddha is slowly absorbed by the forests of Ayutthaya, the original capital of Thailand