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Of Minor Interest

This temple dates from the late nineteenth century, a time when the British had major timber... read more

Reviewed June 28, 2017
Raymond W
,
Chengdu, China
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Making merit

This is a very nice Tai Yai (Myanmar) style temple in Phrae. There are 2 Buddha statue, Phra Upacud... read more

Reviewed April 17, 2017
Apichai L
,
Bangkok, Thailand
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“burmese style” (4 reviews)
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Nam Khu Road, Phrae, Thailand
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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

This temple dates from the late nineteenth century, a time when the British had major timber concessions in the Phrae area and sometimes brought in Burmese workers. This Burmese-style wat, with its multi-tiered roof and yellow fretwork, is a product of that period of history....More

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

This is a very nice Tai Yai (Myanmar) style temple in Phrae. There are 2 Buddha statue, Phra Upacud and Phra Bua Kem. If you need something such as your higher job, working rank or business, you can beg them and when you have got...More

Thank Apichai L
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Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

Here is Myanmar with Lanna tradition temple. That's mean like north tradition of Thailand. If you want to see the local tradition. I recommend Wat sa bo kaeo temple.

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Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

A Burmese style temple. I liked the outside that was beatiful. The inside was not that good. And I also liked all the golden Buddha statues in the trees behind the temple.

Thank LarsJohnsson
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Reviewed 17 December 2012

Interesting Burmese style wat with a striking tower with multi-teired square roofs fringed in gingerbread designs. In front of the tower is a forest of little golden stupads and Buddha images.

Thank BallardBeaver
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Reviewed 25 May 2012

This was a location we went following another review on trip advisor. The temple style was not traditional, wooden building. It is peaceful inside with a number of Buddha images. The chedi outside though is a further touch of creativity with the pink paint in...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2012

This is different to the normal Thai temples as it has been built more in the Burmese style of Buddhist temples. Indeed I understand that many of the Burmese monks who come to Thailand to study Buddhism will base themselves at this temple rather than...More

Thank Arthurrvr
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