SUMMARY | PHOTO GALLERY | NEXT PICTURE | PREVIOUS PICTURE | | LEXICON

CITIES & PLACES OF INTEREST

  

 

 

  Wat Ratchabophit

 

Thailand

Wat Ratchapradit is a Buddhist temple on Rattanakosin Island in Bangkok. It is built mainly in grey marble and the main chedi has a golden spire.

 

It was commissioned by King Rama IV, i.e. King Mongkut, who had it built in dedication to the Thammayut Buddhist Sect.

See POSTAGE STAMP.

 

  Wat Ratchabophit