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  Doi Inthanon Chedi

 

Thailand

The Doi Inthanon Chedi on the summit of the nation's highest mountain, located in Chiang Mai. These twin pagodas were built by the Royal Thai Air Force to commemorate the 60th birthday of King Bhumipon Adunyadet and Queen Sirikit Kitthiyagon.

 

The silver Phra Mahathat Naphaphonphumisiri pagoda in the foreground is in honour of the queen, the golden Phra Mahathat Naphamethanidon pagoda in the background is dedicated to the king.

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  Doi Inthanon Chedi