The Wai Khru is the ritual 3 bows fefore the Ram Muay dance.
The dance before the fight. Passed on from master to pupil, the pupil performs his dance according to the beliefs of his camp. Similar to the old days when a mongkok pointing up would signify that the nak Muay Thai fighters were from the northern part of Thailand like Chiang Mia and so on. The dance of the warrior before their fight helps to pay your respects and highlight areas of there camps history. Traditionally imagine a huge camp fire and audience and two fights competing under the moonlight, the crowds watching these warriors get ready to show their Muay Thai skills.