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  Phra Phut

 

Thailand

Phra Phut, the god of commerce and speech. As such, he is depicted on the logo of the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (fig.), holding a book and a sword, the first symbolizing his knowledge in various sciences, the latter symbolizing his sharp intelligence.

 

He is also worshipped as the god of Wednesday and his mount is an elephant.

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