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  Wat Bang Phli Yai Nai

 

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The much venerated Buddha image Luang Pho Toh (fig.) at Wat Bang Phli Yai Nai in Samut Prakan. It is one of the five Buddha images mentioned in the Legend of the Five Floating Buddha Statues (fig.), known in Thai as Tamnaan Luang Pho Loy Nahm Hah Phi-Nong.

 

In the front of the statue are the copies of two other Buddha images, also mentioned in the legend, i.e. the standing Luang Pho Wat Ban Laem from Wat Phetchasamut Worawihan in Samut Songkhram to left, and the seated Phra Phutta Sothon (fig.) from Wat Sothon Wararam Woriwihaan in Chachengsao (fig.).

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  Wat Bang Phli Yai Nai