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Phra Si Ratana Temple (Wat Yai)

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Address: Ong Dam Road | Nai Mueang, Phitsanulok, Thailand
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Built in 1357 and later developed into a monastery, this temple now houses...

Built in 1357 and later developed into a monastery, this temple now houses Phitsanulok’s most revered statues of Lord Buddha.

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Not just a temple

This place called in short as "Wat Yai" (in Thai means "Grand temple") is one of the most historical temple in Phitsanulok province, or to more precise, in Thailand. Inside the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place called in short as "Wat Yai" (in Thai means "Grand temple") is one of the most historical temple in Phitsanulok province, or to more precise, in Thailand. Inside the grand hall is Phra phuttha chinnarat (means "The lord who victor over all karma"), which is honored to be the most beautiful buddha statue in Thailand. Aside from this... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrive took shoes off - men shorts ok - woman cover knees - always travel serong thailand - sun - child and temples. Men you can wrap a sarong around knees walk in they will laugh - use word "borbanyang" instead of mai ben rai - they will laugh - headspace up!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This temple is very busy with Thai people.It's very prestigious for all Buddhist people.It houses the most beautiful Buddha image in Thailand. In the grounds you can see the snack market with herbs and relax in the garden and feed the big catfish in the pond.Personally I think this big temple should be called the big bank because of all... More 

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Alexandra Headland, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Small humble temple. Beautiful Buddha. Great sense of spirituality here. You are able to join the locals in prayer.

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

Thai people called the statue is the most beautiful statue of the world. The temple located in the city canter.

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

WOWWW!! this is amazing golden Buddha very peace full temple. Only problem is very difficul to find a parking

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Suphan Buri, Thailand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Busy, but absolutely beautiful. The building's unique and pristine upkeep rivals that of the Buddha casting. Worth a visit for sure, and no entrance fee!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Interesting good tourist venue. But really just another temple.about buddha and tje beliefs of buddha

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

The story itself said enough about how important this place and the Buddha image means to the city. The interior and design give you the impression of ancient arts. Lord Buddha relics also lying here.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Very peace full place there is a lots of place to visit and some beautiful Buddha some music play very relaxing .

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