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  Malunthakeson

 

Thailand

Malunthakeson is a monkey-warrior from the Ramakien.  He is described as having a pale purplish-indigo fur. He wears a golden taab, a decorative and protective neckpiece, as well as a golden kabang-style crown. He is usually depicted with his mouth closed. In his previous chaht or incarnation, he was the deity Phra Phareuhadsabodih, the god of Thursday as well as of learning (fig.).

See also LIST OF RAMAKIEN CHARACTERS.