日本での一年間

August 15, 2011

Bangkok – Wat Pho

Not too far from Wat Phra Kaew, the temple of the Emerald Buddha, is Wat Pho, where the reclining Buddha resides. Wat Pho is the oldest and largest temple in Bangkok. It is also home to the country’s first public education institution.

The reclining Buddha. It is huge!

Close up to Buddha's head.

Praying at Wat Pho

Chedi (pagodas)

Buddha, Buddha, Buddha, Buddha, Buddha...

Wat Pho

adding gold leaf to the statues

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  1. […] across the river from the Grand Palace and Wat Pho, is Wat Arun. (You can easily use a ferry to cross the river.) The Wat Arun temple is especially […]

    Pingback by Bangkok – Wat Arun « 日本での一年間 — August 31, 2011 @ 8:17 am


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