A philosophy based on the book tao te ching and the teachings of Lao-Tzu, who lived in China in the sixth century B.C. And believed in preserving and restoring harmony in the individual, with nature, and in the universe, with little interference from the government.


Location: Southeast Asia Official name: Kingdom of Thailand Formation (date of independence / date current borders were established): 1238 / 1907 Capital city: Bangkok Population: 68.1 million / 345 people per sq mile (133 people per sq km) Total land area: 198,455 square miles (514,000 square km) Language(s) spoken: Thai (official language), Chinese, Malay, Khmer, … Read more