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Flowers are also used in the funeral itself. At the start of the ceremony, each guest gets a flower made of wood shavings. Guests put these under the casket as a symbol of the funeral fire. Like in other parts of the world, different flowers carry different meanings. The giving of flowers is a large part of Thai culture, so it’s no surprise they’re also a part of funeral traditions. If you’re attending a Thai funeral, there are a few pieces of useful etiquette to know, such as attire, flowers, and the types of gifts you can give.