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  Ua Ming Jom Meuang

 

Thailand

Painting of Nang Ua Ming Jom Meuang, mother of King Mengrai (fig.), who is also referred to as Thep Kham Khai. She is accredited with founding Wat Ming Meuang in Chiang Rai (fig.). To her side sits a peacock (fig./fig.), a symbol of northern Thailand.