10 Temples Attraction around Bangkok province of Thailand

Getting to see the exotic beauty of the temples around Thailand in Bangkok province. The experience of visit are to see the aura of culture and feel the magical measure incredibly. “Wat” is mean temple in English. So when visit temple in Thailand they said “Wat” before name of temple. All 10 temples are famous temple in Thailand. They have many architecture, art, sculpture, statue and traditional.

  1. Wat Phrasriratana Sasdaram (Wat Phra Kaeo) or the Temple of the Emerald Buddha
  2. Wat Benchamabophit (the Marble Temple)
  3. Wat (Temple) Chana Songkhram
  4. Wat (Temple) Rakhang Khositaram Woramahawiharn
  5. Wat Arun Ratchawararam
  6. Wat Kalayanamitr
  7. Amarinthararam Worawihan Temple
  8. Wat Sraket Rajavaravihara
  9. Wat khrihopdi
  10. Yannawa Temple is Buddhist temple in Sathon district

1. Wat Phrasriratana Sasdaram (Wat Phra Kaeo) or the Temple of the Emerald Buddha = วัดพระศรีรัตนศาสดาราม (วัดพระแก้ว)
Temple of the Emerald Buddha or Wat Phra Kaew is consider to be a monument to the city for a long time. It is the important Buddha image in Thailand. This temple is the center of the city of Thai people all over the country to believe and pray. The temple where King Rama I, the Great Sky, the world Created in the year 2325. There are no Buddhist monks for stay in this temple.

2. Wat Benchamabophit (the Marble Temple)
The Marble Temple or Wat Benchamabophit Dusit Wanaram is a royal monastery of Kind. There is no evidence that when it was built but named Laem or Wat Sai Thong before change to present name. After receiving the title from King Rama VI as Benjapopit Temple which means the Lord’s Temple.

3. Wat Chana Songkhram Ratchaworawihan
This is an ancient temple built in the Ayutthaya period and no evidence of creation. Formerly called Klang Na Temple then raised the status to the royal monastery of monument. The temple that people will pray and use for religious ceremony from the monks. This is enshrined of the temple that gives beautiful light and color with atmosphere of faith. The temple has staggered with all belief in worship of willing to help overcome all obstacles.

4. Wat (Temple) Rakhang Khositaram Woramahawiharn
Wat Rakhang Kositaram has a reputation as “a famous voice like the bell of a popular person”. The temple located at 250 Siriraj Subdistrict of Bangkok, Thailand. This is also the royal monastery of the master class on the Wahahawihan. In the administrative area of ​​Mahanikha Sangha on Region 1. The origin of the famous monk is Royal Highness monk. This one are people who believe in the monk and religion when you come and visit will see the bell that statue as the prosperity of life with belief in and also see the Chao Phraya River atmosphere around the temple.

5. Wat Arun Ratchawararam
Wat Arun Ratchawararam has the idea of Life that smooth and peaceful every night. This temple is unique and unique with a long last sacred on pagoda. The worship is principal along with walking around Thaksinawat style around 3 times. This style is according to belief on life with very glorious and prosperous. There is also a beautiful view of the Chao Phraya River and on the evening time will be able to watch the view.

6. Wat Kalayanamitr
Kalyanamitr Temple has the idea on travel safe with good relationship and prosperity. Kalayanamit Temple is a royal monastery in the mouth of Bangkok. When was the prince Supawadee belief in Buddhism. She dedicate houses and buy land nearby in order to build a temple. On the year of the Rooster 237 and offer as a royal temple to his Majesty. The King Nang Klao Royal was name of this temple as “Kaliyanamit Temple” and he built the temple main Buddha image. The large Buddha image is named Phra Buddha Trai Ratana Prime (Luang Pho To) or called in Chinese style as “Sam Por Hodong or Sam Peeling”same as from old city.


7. Amarinthararam Worawihan Temple
This temple is an ancient temple named “Bang Wa Noi Temple” in the Thonburi period about over 300 years old and be considered is very old. King Taksin has please make a restoration and established as a royal monastery. In the reign of King Rama III, he restored the temple, the monk, the balcony, and other things that including the creation of several additional cubicle rooms. The restoration has continued in every era of the abbot. Each image will the royal family, the vassal and the faithful on the restoration property until now. The Buddha image status is Luang Pho Noi from Sukhothai period of art. The temple believe that when you come and pray for will get safety from all dangers.

8. Wat Sraket Rajavaravihara
Wat Sraket is a long standing temple in Bangkok. Which has been restored since the reign of King Rama I in the name of Srakae Temple and was renamed again during the reign of King Rama III. A distinctive place known as the Golden Mountain. Once pray on the worshiping that people belief tht will make more money like golden mountain. In the temple have interest place on the various painting and watering images that make from the Ayutthaya period that this is consider that are very old painting.

9. Wat Kharuehabhi
Wat Kharuehabhi has the idea of Worship and happiness. A beautiful temple that located next to the Chao Phraya River. The image of the temple is ancient golden on Buddha statue from Chiang Saen period. Long time age they believed on worshiped that will add fortune to the glory. The temple also see view of the Rama 8 bridge and near by you can see the beauty of the river.

10. Yannawa Temple is Buddhist temple in Sathon district
Wat Yannawa has the phrase as Trading, diplomatic prosperity. The temple is formerly known as “Khok Khwai Temple” because there are a lot of people in Dawei to settle down and art of the Dawei with beautiful and most perfect. The temple also received a royal favor from King Rama III to restore and build on junk ship. Thus make as a unique identity of the temple on believe worship on willing be a good on prosperous trade. The temple is close to Saphan Taksin BTS station on exit 4.

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