Monday, 20 October 2014

Wat Nong Bua in Ubon Ratchathani วัดหนองบัว อุบลราชธานี

Wat Nong Bua in Ubon Ratchathani วัดหนองบัว อุบลราชธานี

I have seen pictures of this wat many times, and the architectural style is unusual. Public transport: songtheo line 10 drives past. The chedi is usually photographed from a perspective that makes it look like two chedis of similar size:



But in reality, the main chedi is surrounded by four much smaller chedis:





Inside is a smaller chedi:



Cemetary/columbarium at the wall:



Ubosot has very interesting architecture as well:







Floats from the candle festival are on display in the temple grounds:



Everywhere else I saw only copies made from different material and painted.

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1 comment:

  1. another great of piece of little known gem

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