"Thai's style shake hands" Thailand Local Custom Tip by sunnywong

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Social Norms : Thais don't normally shake hands when they greet one another, but instead press the palms together in a prayer-like gesture called a wai. Generally a younger person wais an elder, who returns it.

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  • Written Aug 25, 2002
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