Mythical figures adorn Thailand’s late king Bhumibol Adulayadej’s cremation site on October 12, 2017.
Bhumibol’s body cremation is scheduled to take place later this month. The kingdom has been prepping for the event since Bhumibol died at the age of 88 on October 13, 2016, triggering an outpouring of grief in a nation where the charismatic leader commanded a cult-like following. / AFP PHOTO / Roberto SCHMIDT