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  Thevasataan Uthayaan Phra Phi Kaneht

 

Thailand

Thevasataan Uthayaan Phra Phi Kaneht, a religious complex in Nakhon Sawan Province, is dedicated to Ganesha and besides a large pink statue of this Hindu deity, the temple has several other smaller statues and images of Ganesha (fig.). The huge size of this statue becomes apparent in this picture on the left with a person standing in front of it.

 

In addition, this place of worship has a number of statues and shrines devoted to other deities and characters from both Thai and Hindu religion and mythology, such as of nagas, reusi tah fai (fig.), Vishnu or Narai on his Garuda, Jivaka Komarabhacca (fig.), etc.

See also TRAVEL PICTURE (1), (2), (3), (4), (5) and (6).

1538'45.2"N 10006'31.9"E

 

  Thevasataan Uthayaan Phra Phi Kaneht