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  Bamboo Buddha at Wat Jong Klang

 

Thailand

The Bamboo Buddha (fig.) of Wat Jong Klang (fig.) in the city centre of Mae Hong Son (fig.), is a Buddha image in a mixture of Burmese and Shan art styles. 

 

In front of the statue, which is seated in a full lotus position (fig.) and displaying a bhumisparsa mudra (fig.), is an alms bowl (fig.), that has also been plaited from bamboo.

1917'53.5"N 9758'03.8"E

 

  Bamboo Buddha at Wat Jong Klang