THAI BIRTH DAY COLORS AND BUDDHA IMAGE

Thai Buddha

YOUR THAI BIRTHDAY COLORS AND BUDDHA IMAGE

An innovation of the Ayutthaya period was the wearing of particular colors on different days of the week; Red for Sunday, Yellow for Monday, Pink for Tuesday, Green for Wednesday, Orange for Thursday, Blue for Friday, and Purple for Saturday.

MONDAY  ( Yellow)

Character : good memory, serious, love to travel

Optimum profession : trader, doctor, nurse, fisherman

Very lucky day/color : Saturday / black

Lucky day/color : Wednesday (day) / green

Unlucky day/color : Sunday / orange

Pang Ham Yath Buddha (making peace)

Buddha image for Monday : Pang Ham Yath, making peace

TUESDAY  (Pink) 

Character : brave, active, broad and serious mind

Optimum profession : policeman, soldier, chemist,

cook, hairdresser

Very lucky day/color : Thursday / yellow

Lucky day/color : Saturday / black

Unlucky day/color : Monday / white

Pang Sai Yas (reclining Buddha)

Buddha image for Tuesday : Pang Sai Yas, reclining

WEDNESDAY DAY  (Green)

Character : ambitious, gregarious, fun loving

Optimum profession : banker, singer, musician, artist, designer

Very lucky day/color : Wednesday (night) / light green

Lucky day/color : Thursday / yellow

Unlucky day/color : Tuesday / pink

Pang Um Baatr (holding the alms bowl Buddha)

Buddha image for Wednesday (daytime) : Pang Um Baatr, holding the alms-bowl

WEDNESDAY NIGHT (Light Green)

Character : hard working, diligent, honest

Optimum profession : writer, poet, doctor, scientist, actor, archaeologist

Very lucky day/color : Monday / white

Lucky day/color : Sunday / orange

Unlucky day/color : Thursday / yellow

Pang Par Lelai Buddha (the blessed one)

Buddha image for Wednesday (night) : Pang Par Lelai, the blessed one

THURSDAY  (Orange) 

Character : good heart, graceful, tranquil, honest

Optimum profession : judge, lawyer, teacher, clergyman

Very lucky day/color : Sunday/orange

Lucky day/color : Friday/blue

Unlucky day/color : Saturday/black

Pang Samah Thi Buddha (in meditation)

Buddha image for Thursday : Pang Samah Thi, meditation

FRIDAY  (Blue)

Character : ambitious, gregarious, fun loving

Optimum profession : banker, singer, musician, artist, designer

Very lucky day/color : Tuesday / pink

Lucky day/color : Monday / white

Unlucky day/color : Wednesday (night) / light green

Pang Ram Pueng Buddha (contemplation)

Buddha image for Friday : Pang Ram Pueng, contemplation

SATURDAY   (Purple)

Character : logical , tranquil, reclusive

Optimum profession : agriculturist, constructor, miner, bailiff

Very lucky day/color : Friday / blue

Lucky day/color : Wednesday (night) / light green

Unlucky day/color : Wednesday (day) / green

Pang Naga prok Buddha  (protection)

Buddha image for Saturday : Pang Naga Prok, protection

 

 SUNDAY  (Red)

Character : respectable, carefree, wise, and beloved by both friends and relatives

Optimum profession : manager, official, doctor, trader, craftsman

Very lucky day/color : Wednesday / green

Lucky day/color : Tuesday/pink

Unlucky day/color : Friday / blue

Pang Tawai Natra Buddha (restaint)

Buddha image for Sunday : Pang Tawai Natra, restraint

 
 

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