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Wat Benchamabophit
(The Marble Temple)

 

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 Wat Benchamabophit (The Marble Temple)
 Inside the temple compound.
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     (Bangkoksite photos taken earlier and lately
     on January 2, 2000 ,September 1, 2001, Jan. 2012)
Construction of Wat Benchamabophit started during the reign of King Rama V in 1900, and it was finished ten years later.The interior of the main building is magnificently decorated with cross beams of lacquer
and gold. The best time to visit this temple is in the early morning when Buddhist monks are chanting inside the chapel.

The main building is open for visitors until 5.00 p.m.
 
Video of Wat Benchamabophit


Flash Video  (15/3/2008)
 
 The Buddha Image.
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Other Temples :
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes) Temple of the Emerald Buddha
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes) Wat Pho
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes) Temple of the Dawn
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes) Wat Benchamabophit
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes) Wat Ratchanaddaram
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes) Wat Suthat
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes) Wat Traimit (Golden Buddha)
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes) Wat Ratchabophit
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes) Wat Indravihara
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes) Wat Bovorn Nivet Viharn
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes) Wat Theptidaram
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes) Wat Srakes | Golden Mount
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes) Wat Kalayanmit
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes) Wat Thammongkol


 


 

 

 
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