Ap_Geo_Time_Capsule_Project - Pop/Folk Culture Language...

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Pop/Folk Culture Language Religion Chut Thai- This represents folk culture. The reason is that this piece of clothing has been made since 1964 by Queen Sirkit for formal wear. This shows folk culture because many people till this day wear chut thai as their traditional costume. And the real reason chut thai is the traditional costume is because many royals didn't have much formal clothes to wear for special events so Queen Sirkit decided to create one called chut thai. Script- This is part of language. The reason is that scripts are the main foundation of the thai language. This is because scripts show all letters, vowels, and consonants. With the thai language having 44 consonants, 16 vowels, combining that into 32 vowels forms. Also, scripts can be a part of folk culture because they were created 1275 by king Ramkhamheang. And the Khmer language also influences thai scripts. Buddha- This is part of religion. The reason is that Buddhists are the main religion in Thailand. Also, buddhist originated from ancient India. So meaning Buddhism is also a relocation diffusion because it mostly got spread from missionaries and it took a while before it was a worldwide thing. And around 95% of the people of Thailand are buddhist. Lap- This also represents folk culture. The reason is that lap the national dish for thai and lao because it can be served both cooked or raw. One real reason why lap is part of folk culture is because this dish was made a lot and is still a common dish to eat .

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