Wat Sothonwararam Chachoengsao Province Thailand

Wat Sothonwararam Chachoengsao Province Thailand

Wat Sothonwararam is a temple in Chachoengsao Province, Thailand. Located in the Municipality of Mueang Chachoengsao alongside the Bang Pakong River, it was initially named ‘Wat Hong,’ and was built in the late Ayutthaya period.

The temple has the ‘Luangpho Phuttha Sothon,’ the revered Buddha image of Chachoengsao province, which is 1.48 metres high, with a lap width of 1.65 metres.

I took this picture last year when we visited and it was a fantastic day out, I would recommend this to be put on your to do list.

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The sanctuary of truth Pattaya

The sanctuary of truth Pattaya

The Sanctuary of Truth is a gigantic wooden construction which covers the area of more than two rais. The top point of the building is about 105 meters high. It was constructed to withstand the wind and sunshine on the seashore at Rachvate Cape, Tumbon Naklea, Amphur Banglamung, Chon Buri Province.

The building was constructed according to ancient Thai ingenuity and every square inch of the building is covered with wooden carve sculpture. The purposes of decoration with wooden carve sculptures are to use art and culture as the reflection of Ancient Vision of Earth, Ancient Knowledge, and Eastern Philosophy. With in this complex, visitors will understand Ancient Life, Human Responsibility, Basic Thought, Cycle of living, Life Relationship with Universe and Common Goal of Life toward Utopia.

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1903 Chiang Mai Steam train

1903 Chiang Mai Steam train

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A Monks blessing at Wat Hua yai Chon Buri

A Monks blessing at Wat Hua yai Chon Buri

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