Wat Chiang Yuen Chiang Mai
Teilen
mail
License license
loading...
Loading ...

Panorama-Foto von: Dirk Bergmann Fotografiert: 13:52, 23/02/2013 - Views loading...

Advertisement

Wat Chiang Yuen Chiang Mai

The World > Asia > Thailand

  • gefällt mir / gefällt mir nicht
  • thumbs up
  • thumbs down

Wat Chiang Yuen is located outside the city wall on Mani Nopharat Road. Wat Chiang Yuen is one of oldest temples in Chiang Mai where every King had to pay homage to the Buddha image called "Phra Suppunyu Chao" (located in the wiharn) in order to gain good fortune in life. Hence, it is believed that the words "Chiang Yeun" means "long life." In the period of King Phra Muangkaew (A.D. 1495-1525) the Buddha relics were enshrined in the stupa. The temple was abandoned after the Burmese defeat. Later on it was rebuilt by Phraya Wachiraprakarn. The big white and golden stupa is the most striking feature of this temple. Tel. 053-211654.

comments powered by Disqus

Bilder in der Nähe von Thailand

map

A: Chiang Mai - Live Cafe North Gate

von Kyu-Yong Choi, 180 Meter entfernt

Chiang Mai - Live Cafe North Gate Here every Tuesday with a beer and listen to jazz. Set jam day. Too...

Chiang Mai - Live Cafe North Gate

B: Wat Chiang Man

von Jordi Porteros, 250 Meter entfernt

Wat Chiang Man

C: Wat Umong Maha Thera Chan Chiang Mai

von Dirk Bergmann, 270 Meter entfernt

Wat Maha Thera Chan is a temple in central Chiang Mai. The stupa contains a niche where monks used to...

Wat Umong Maha Thera Chan Chiang Mai

D: Wat Lok Moli Chiang Mai

von Dirk Bergmann, 620 Meter entfernt

This temple has been called the "topknot" of the world as it sits north of the norther moat of Chiang...

Wat Lok Moli Chiang Mai

E: Wat Phan Tao, Interior of Viharn Hall, Chiang Mai

von Jedsada Puangsaichai, 920 Meter entfernt

Wat Phan Tao means "The Monastery of a Thousand Kilns". According to the noted scholar Michael Freema...

Wat Phan Tao, Interior of Viharn Hall, Chiang Mai

F: Wat Chedi Luang, Chiang Mai

von Jedsada Puangsaichai, 1.0 entfernt

Wat Chedi Luang (Temple of the Big Stupa) is an impressive ruined temple in the center of Chiang Mai,...

Wat Chedi Luang, Chiang Mai

G: Main Viharn, Wat Chedi Luang, Chiang Mai

von Jedsada Puangsaichai, 1.0 entfernt

Wat Chedi Luang (Temple of the Big Stupa) is an impressive ruined temple in the center of Chiang Mai,...

Main Viharn, Wat Chedi Luang, Chiang Mai

H: Inside of Main Viharn Hall, Wat Chedi Luang, Chiang Mai

von Jedsada Puangsaichai, 1.0 entfernt

Wat Chedi Luang (Temple of the Big Stupa) is an impressive ruined temple in the center of Chiang Mai,...

Inside of Main Viharn Hall, Wat Chedi Luang, Chiang Mai

I: Chedi Luang New Year Ceremony December 31st 2013

von Dirk Bergmann, 1.0 entfernt

A large Buddhist merit-making ceremony at Chiang Mai's largest and most important temple.

Chedi Luang New Year Ceremony December 31st 2013

J: Wat Chedi Luang, Ruined Brick Chedi, Chiang Mai

von Jedsada Puangsaichai, 1.0 entfernt

Wat Chedi Luang (Temple of the Big Stupa) is an impressive ruined temple in the center of Chiang Mai,...

Wat Chedi Luang, Ruined Brick Chedi, Chiang Mai

Das Panorama wurde in Thailand, Asia aufgenommen

Dies ist ein Überblick von Asia

Asia is the biggest continent on Earth, a darling little gem floating around in space.

Hm, what is Asia? Who's in on it?

China and India are safe bets for Asian nations. Korea, Japan, Thailand, you're fine.

Europe? No. Europe would sort of be on the "Asian continent" if not for those pesky Ural mountains dividing things up in the middle, and then also the whole lineage of kings and wealth and nations and the EU and all that "give me my respect" stuff.
Russia would probably be happiest as its own continent, so for now we'll leave it in "Eurasia" and just hope the natural gas supplies keep flowing.

Pakistan and Afghanistan are dang close to Asia, but politically they show up in "Middle East" news stories an awful lot. Verdict: Eurasia.

I guess we'll actually have to consider everything from Turkey on eastward to be "Eurasian", although the moniker seems overlappitory of the territory.

The Asian economy is now officially raging like a wild furnace of lava that consumes everything in its path. Japan has had the largest individual economy in Asia for decades, but it is forecast that both India and China will outstrip Japan within twenty years.

China is the largest holder of United States debt and is positioned to become the world's next superpower, provided that Godzilla doesn't return and decide to stomp everybody back into the Shang Dynasty.

Text by Steve Smith.

Dieses Panorama mit anderen teilen