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  Wat Phra Singh Woramahawihaan

 

Thailand

Wat Phra Singh in Chiang Mai, which houses Phra Singh, the ‘Lion Buddha’, a Buddha image in Singhalese style and one of three Buddha statues in Thailand, that are claimed to be the Phra Phutta Sihing.

 

The picture above shows the wihaan Laai Kham in which the Phra Buddha Sihing (fig.) is housed and features some ancient murals, whereas the photo on the right shows the temple's ho trai, which was built by Kanchana Aranyawasi (fig.) in the reign of Chao Kawila (fig.).

See also POSTAGE STAMP.

 

  Wat Phra Singh Woramahawihaan