temple

Wat Phra That Phanom in Nakhon Phanom

Wat Phra That Phanom Chedi วัดพระธาตุพนม is located in Nakhon Phanom นครพนม district in Northeast Thailand. This is a very sacred temple and many local Thais as well as from Laos would make the trip here to pay respect to the Chedi. The area is opened till about 7pm at night if I remember correctly. [...]

Isan, Temple

Golden Buddha Phra Phutthanawalantue พระพุทธนวล้านตื้อ at Golden Triangle สามเหลี่ยมทองคำ

Below are photos taken at the Golden Triangle Temple- where the river intersects between Thailand, Myanmar and Laos. The Golden Buddha statue (made of bronze) weighing 69 tonnes is known as Phra Phutthanawalantue พระพุทธนวล้านตื้อ. It has the height of 15.99 meters and widest width of 9.99 meters. The Buddha is seated on top of a [...]

Chiang Rai เมืองเชียงราย, Temple

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

Wat Tha Sung Uthai Thani วัดท่าซุงอุทัยธานี

Wat Chan Tharam (Wat Tha Soong) วัดจันทารามหรือวัดท่าซุง is located in Uthai Thani. History background of Wat Tha Sung Wat Tha Sung was build before Ayutthaya (1350-1767) by 30 years. It was since 1320 (over 600 years). Build in Ayutthaya period with only a small temple on the ground, a later restoration took place with many interesting [...]

Temple, Uthai Thani อุทัยธานี