Sri Maha Mariamman Hindu Temple in Silom, Bangkok

Sri Maha Mariamman Temple (วัดพระศรีมหาอุมาเทวี), also known as Wat Khaek is a colorful 100-years-old Hindu Temple located on the Silom road, Bangkok. The temple was built in 1879 in a South Indian architecture style combining between Chola and Palava by Vaithi Padayatchi, a Tamil Hindu immigrant, about a decade after he arrived in Thailand. The Continue Reading

Prasat Khon Buri in Nakhon Ratchasima

Prasat Khon Buri (ปรางค์ครบุรี), also known as Prang Khon Buri or Prasat Khorn Buri is a ancient Khmer temple located in Khon Buri district of Nakhon Ratchasima province in Northeastern Thailand. It’s believed that the temple was built by King Jayavarman VII of the Khmer Empire, and initially was used as hospital or Arokayasala. Prasat Continue Reading

Wat Saman Rattanaram Ganesh Temple in Chachoengsao

Wat Saman Rattanaram formerly known as Wat Mai Khun Saman is a Hindu Ganesh temple located in Bang Kaeo district of Chachoengsao in Central Thailand, at just a one-hour drive from Bangkok. Wat Saman Rattanaram hosts the biggest Reclining Ganesha statue in Thailand and the world and also giant Chinese Guanyin Goddess statues, ‘almost alive’ Continue Reading

Visiting Nakhon Nayok: Waterfalls and Golf Courses

Nakhon Nayok is a central province of Thailand located 106 kilometers from Bangkok and not far from Pathum Thani. This beautiful province is renowned for its waterfalls, fertile forests, varieties of delectable fruits and its golf courses. The city and surrounding province come alive during the holidays with tourists. Golf clubs, resorts and a beautiful Continue Reading

Wat Rong Khun, The White Temple in Chiang Rai

Wat Rong Khun, also known as The White Temple (วัดร่องขุ่น จังหวัดเชียงราย) is a Buddhist and Hindu temple located in the northern province of Chiang Rai in Thailand. This peculiar and modern temple was designed and built by the artist Chaloemchai Khositphiphat. The construction began in 1997 and was finished in 2008. The White Temple is Continue Reading