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Wat Pho and the Reclining Buddha

Wat Pho - Bangkok Thailand - Gate 1 Travel

Wat Pho is a royal monastery and temple built during the first reign of Chakri. King Rama, had it constructed in 1656.

The Reclining Buddha is made of brick and stucco and then lacquered and gilded. It is 46 meters long by 15 meters high.

Reclining Buddha - Wat Pho - Bangkok Thailand - Gate 1 Travel
Wat Pho - Bangkok Thailand - Gate 1 Travel
Wat Pho - Bangkok Thailand - Gate 1 Travel
Wat Pho - Bangkok Thailand - Golden Buddha sculpture
Wat Pho - Bangkok Thailand - Gate 1 Travel
Wat Pho - Bangkok Thailand - Golden Buddha - Gate 1 Travel
Wat Pho - golden Buddha images- Bangkok Thailand
Wat Pho - Bangkok Thailand - Gate 1 Travel

3 Responses to “Wat Pho and the Reclining Buddha”

  1. Carol

    These pictures are amazing! The colors are so vivid. Can’t imagine how awestruck I would be seeing the sights in person. (One of the Buddhas reminds me of Gary! )

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