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City Pillar Shrine

Thanon Lak Mueang, Tammbon Nai Mueang, Phetchabun, Thailand
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Well it is Pretty

It's a pretty shrine nothing more. The main thing about it is, if you're staying in town you can... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
John C
Not a Major Attraction

Every major town in Thailand has a city pillar, which is viewed as something like the centre or... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2014
Raymond W
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Chengdu, China
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23 May 2017
“Well it is Pretty”
28 Jan 2014
“Not a Major Attraction”
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Thanon Lak Mueang, Tammbon Nai Mueang, Phetchabun, Thailand
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

It's a pretty shrine nothing more. The main thing about it is, if you're staying in town you can walk to it for a look around. It's probably somewhere that's more significant for locals than tourists. If you're looking around Phetchabun, pay a visit, but...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2014

Every major town in Thailand has a city pillar, which is viewed as something like the centre or "navel" of town. The practice clearly has its roots in pre-Buddhist, animist beliefs. This is the mystical centre of town. Whereas these city pillars are of interest...More

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