On 21 July 2018, H.E. Mr. Soonthorn Chaiyindeepum, Ambassador of Thailand, Group Captain Tanased Thamamnuaykij, Defence and Air Attaché of Thailand to Sweden, officials and spouses visited Wat Santinivas, Sweden. On this occasion, the Ambassador was briefed on the background as well as the development of construction of the temple’s new building from Phrakhru Prakas Puththayan, Abbot of Wat Santinivas. The Ambassador and Thai people offered alms to monks and handed a contribution from the Embassy to support the activities undertaken by the temple.
In addition, the Ambassador invited Thai community to participate in activities held on the occasion of His Majesty the King of Thailand’s birthday celebrations on 28 July 2018 at the Embassy.