A revered king is put to rest in Thailand: 5 things to know

This Sept. 9, 2017, photo, shows a sculpture of King Bhumibol Adulyadej’s favorite dog named Tongdaeng in Bangkok, Thailand. Sculptures of King Bhumibol’s favorite dogs will have place of pride among the 500 depictions of animals, gods and mythical creatures adorning the 50-meter (164-foot) -high crematorium. (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit)


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