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Wat Phra That Lampang Luang วัดพระธาตุลำปางหลวง

Wat Phra That Lampang Luang (วัดพระธาตุลำปางหลวง) was restored several times for example in 1449 Chao Haan Sri Tae Thong constructed Chedi in 1476, Chao Muen Kham Pech consaan Sri Thata restored Chedi 24 metres wide and 45 metres (the present one). Some legend mentioned that Phra Nang Chamdevi come to worship Phra That about 8th [...]

Lampang ลำปาง, Temple

Doi Suthep ดอยสุเทพ Chiang Mai- beautiful Chedi & flower gardens

Towards year end and now, flowers are fully bloomed in Chiang Mai. Especially in the highlands area, you can see various types of flowers in full bloom. The flowers are very beautiful during year end if you visit Doi Suthep in Chiang Mai (เชียงใหม่): Below are photos taken from Wat Phra That Doi Suthep วัดพระธาตุดอยสุเทพ in [...]

Chiang Mai เชียงใหม่

Phra Pathom Chedi พระปฐมเจดีย์, Nakhon Pathom- largest chedi in SEA

Phra Pathom Chedi ( พระปฐมเจดีย์), Nakhom Pathom is one of the biggest in South East Asia and it is at this spot where Buddhist was first taught in Thailand. Even though I saw a brief description of this temple in Lonely Planet, surprisingly, I do not see many overseas tourists coming to this temple. Introduction as obtained [...]

Nakhon Pathom นครปฐม, Temple

The Monument of King Naresuan สมเด็จพระนเรศวร, Ayutthaya

Below are pictures taken during my visit to the Monument of King Naresuan the Great สมเด็จพระนเรศวรมหาราช. It is located in Ayutthaya province. King Naresuan is one of the revered kings in Thailand, having fought against the invasion of Toungoo Empire (Burmese empire). Wall carvings of King Naresuan (reigned from 1 July 1590 – 25 April 1605) [...]

Ayutthaya อยุธยา

Wat Phra That Doi Suthep วัดพระธาตุดอยสุเทพ, Chiang Mai

Wat Phra Doi Suthep (วัดพระธาตุดอยสุเทพ) is located up on the hills in Chiang Mai. From the base of the hills, you can rent truck taxis up. Kruba SriWichai (1878-1938) is known as the Buddhist Saint of Northern Thailand. A life statue is built at the base of the hill to Wat Phra Suthep- Thais come [...]

Chiang Mai เชียงใหม่, Temple