Wat Pa Phu Hai Long in Pak Chong, Nakhon Ratchasima

Wat Pa Phu Hai Long (วัดป่าภูหายหลง) is a beautiful Buddhist monastery located on a mountain top in Pak Chong district of Nakhon Ratchasima province. The settlement of the mountain is located in Khao Yai, which covers an area of 300 square kilometers of forest and grassland. A superb mountain top temple The history of this Continue Reading

Wat Ratchabophit in Bangkok

Wat Ratchabophit (วัดราชบพิธสถิตมหาสีมารามราชวรวิหาร) also known as Wat Ratchabophit Sathit Maha Simaram Ratcha Wara Maha Wihan, is a impressive and majestuous temple built in European and Thai styles. It is located on Atsadang Road, Bangkok, not far from the Grand Palace complex and Wat Pho. His Majesty King Chulalongkorn (Rama V), a lover of the western Continue Reading

Wat Sothon Wararam Woraviharn in Chachoengsao

Wat Sothon Wararam Woraviharn (วัดโสธรวรารามวรวิหาร) originally called Wat Hong is the oldest temple in Chachoengsao, a province in central Thailand. It is situated on the river bank, about 2 kilometers from the City Hall of the town. This Buddhist temple was built during the reign of King Narai the Great in the late Ayutthaya period Continue Reading

Wat Khun Inthapramun in Ang Thong, largest reclining Buddha in Thailand

Wat Khun Inthapramun (วัดขุนอินทประมูล) is the largest and longest reclining Buddha of Thailand. Also known as Wat Khun In Pramun, it is a Buddhist temple complex in the province of Ang Thong in central Thailand. The temple is located in the middle of rice fields, about eleven kilometers north-west of the provincial capital Ang Thong Continue Reading

Wat Sap Takhro in Nong Bun Mak, Nakhon Ratchasima

Wat Sap Takhro or Wat Trai Sirimongkhon วัดไตรสิริมงคล (วัดซับตะคร้อ) is a Buddhist temple located in Nong Bun Mak (formerly known as Nong Bunnak), a small rural village in Nakhon Ratchasima province. This temple has a beautiful golden ubosot and walls and a noticeable 3-storey tower outside the compound just before the entrance guarded by 4 Continue Reading

Wat Phra That Choeng Chum in Sakon Nakhon

Wat Phra That Choeng Chum (วัดพระธาตุเชิงชุมวรวิหาร) is a ancient temple located in the Northeastern province of Sakon Nakhon, very close to the Nong Han Lake. The monastery is considered a sacred place for people of the province. Since 95% of the Thai people are practitioners of Theravada Buddhism, devotees across the province flock to this Continue Reading

Wat Tha Sung, The Glass Temple in Uthai Thani

Wat Tha Sung วัดจันทราราม (วัดท่าซุง) also known as Wat Chantharam is a impressive and magnificent Buddhist temple located in the northern province of Uthai Thani. This old golden temple was built during the the Ayutthaya period, and is well known for its roof made of mirrors and crystals. Inside shiny columns and a huge golden Continue Reading

Wat Rakhang – Temple of the Bells, Bangkok

Wat Rakhang Kositaram Woramahaviharn (วัด ระฆังโฆสิตาราม วรมหาวิหาร) also known as “The Temple of The Bells” is a Buddhist temple located in the west bank of the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok Noi district, in the the heart of the old Bangkok, Thailand. Wat Rakhang was built during the Ayutthaya period and its ubosot was built Continue Reading