The origin of the หวย occurred around the year 2375, King Rama III's reign when there was a shortage of famine because one year was much water. Still, in another year there was drought People refuse to use their money. People buried the money in the ground. Making the currency not circulating Later, His Majesty King Rama IX Has solved this problem By setting a lottery. Therefore, graciously pleased Let Phra Sri Chaiban (Chin Hong) (later promoted to Phraya Si Chaibal) set up a lottery hall since. The lottery is the first stage of the lottery played in a group of Chinese called "Huai Huai " (花會), meaning the flower assembly.