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Rocket Festival

 

 Issue Name: Thai Literature Heritage
 Thai Issue Name: จินตนาการ สืบสานวรรณกรรมไทย
 Issue Date: 2010/2553-08-07
 Cause: To commemorate the Thai Literature Conversation Contest organized by the Thailand Post Co. Ltd., in cooperation with Shin Corporation Co. Ltd.
 Catalogue Number: 2010/58
 Denomination: 3 Baht
 Unused Value: 5 Baht
 Used Value: 1 Baht
 Thailex Collection: Unused stamp
 Size: 30 x 48 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 700,000 pieces per design
 Printer: Thai British Security Printing Public Co. Ltd., Thailand
 Subject: Prize winning painting from the Thai Literature Conversation Contest for youth, painted by Tiwtus Kanama (ทิวทัศน์ คะนะมะ) a boy from Maha Sarakham. It depicts a crowd of people at the Rocket Festival, which is held annually in Isaan, and is said to be inspired on the epic folktale Pha Daeng Nang Ai
 Related Link: Boon Bang Fai, Isaan, Maha Sarakham, Pha Daeng Nang Ai