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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 [...]

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 [...]

Wat Chedi Luang วัดเจดีย์หลวง Chiang Mai

Wat Chedi Luang วัดเจดีย์หลวง is a well known ancient temple located in Chiang Mai town. This temple is a temple where a few great monks of the Thai Forest Tradition have stayed and some managed to accomplished high levels of practice a long time ago. In the olden days, monks who practiced under the Thai [...]

Wat Phu Khao Thong วัดเจดีย์ภูเขาทอง, Ayutthaya

The temple is known as Wat Pha Khao Thong is located in Ayuthaya. It has a chedi, known as Chedi Phu Khao Thong (เจดีย์ภูเขาทอง) is located near The Monument of King Naresuan located in Ayutthaya. After climbing up the stairs of the chedi, you can opt  to go inside the middle area. This is what you [...]

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) [...]

Wat Arun วัดอรุณ Bangkok (view at day)

Here I come….. I went back to Wat Arun the next afternoon (after going there to witness the spectacular night view). I believe sometimes a strange connection to a place draws us back there. Wat Arun may not have the same effect on you as I had on me. Here I am sharing based on [...]

Wat Saket วัดสระเกศ (Temple of the Golden Mount)

Wat Saket Bangkok

Wat Saket (วัดสระเกศราชวรมหาวิหาร) is one of the more popularly listed temples to visit in Bangkok, Thailand, alongside with Wat Phra Kaew, Wat Arun and Wat Pho. Here are a lot of pictures I’ve taken on Wat Saket and also a little record on my journey: You can reach Wat Saket by taking bus no. 47 [...]