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luang muang

the colour project Jeffrey Pangputhipong


LUANG + MUANG

Inspired by Thai & Buddhist beliefs Purple & Yellow


gluay maai orchid

a symbol of

wealth love beauty glamour & exquisite moments.

Gluay Maai is often used for beautiful


ceremony and celebration like a wedding and an event.

Shy Thai gentlemen like to send bouquets of orchid to thier loved ones to say ‘You are beautiful.’


100 years old


in 100 years


luang yellow

is a symbol of

Intelligence richness happiness creativity wealth Brightness success & fortune. Yellow is used with holy objects associate with the Gods.

Yellow is the colour of KING BHUMIBOL ADULYADEJ THE KING OF THAILAND


dao ruang marigold

defines

wealth and bright future

Dao means stars Ruang means glow Dao Ruang often used along with Gluay Maai to worship the gods and also for the other holy purposes for a brighter future.


Globe Amaranth FOR UNCONDITIONAL LOVE

lotus FOR HAPPINESS

the sacred f lowers


orchid FOR BEAUTY

Hibiscus FOR SUCCESS

daisy FOR CHARM


phan dok maai

the flower sacred tray

used for ritual devotional practices and offerings


bua

lotus

grows in muddy water , rises & blooms above the murk. mud represents the surffering world we are living in. suffer is an experience. it makes us strong enough to resist evil though and temtation. without it, we will rise and bloom above the darkness.


paan dok bua

the lotus sacred tray


muang purple

defines

power wealth

Prudence aspiration

advancement

&

elegance ‘FENG SHUI’

a Chinese philosophical system of positioning objects

praises purple


as

the lucky colour


2014


LUANG MUANG The Colour Project