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  Thonburi

Thailand

Thonburi, a former capital of Siam and now part of Bangkok. It is home to Wat Arun, a temple which has guarding yak or giants at the ubosot. At the left stands Totsakan, with a green complexion (fig.), whilst  at the right stands his ally Sahatsadecha, with a white complexion (fig.).

See also POSTAGE STAMPS and PANORAMA PICTURES (1), (2), and (3).

1344'37.4"N 10029'20.2"E