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Takhian spirit

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Mae Takhian Thong
Mae Takhian Thong
Worshippers touch the bark of the "Ton Takien" log hoping to see lottery lucky numbers on the tips of their fingers.
Mae Takhian Thong
Mae Takhian Thong
People can make a donation by buying a dress for Mae Takhian Thong. The cost is 199 Baht. This temple features two main spirits effigies, i.e. Mae Takhian Thong and Mae Sai Thong.
Mae Takhian Thong
Mae Takhian Thong
The large tree located in the shrine is believed to contain a female spirit because offerings people given to this tree are all female items. Huge garlands are covering the tree.
Mae Takhian Thong
Mae Takhian Thong
Three incense sticks are used to pay respect to Buddha. Nine are used to pay respect to Mae Takhian.
Mae Takhian Thong
Mae Takhian Thong
People are always welcome to give donations especially to pay for the electricity!


Mae Takhian shrine
Mae Takhian shrine
Mae Takhian shrine
Mae Takhian shrine


Mae Takhian Thong
Mae Takhian Thong
Mae Takhian Thong shrine located in Wat Koh Wang Sai is located in beautiful surroundings.
Mae Takhian Thong
Mae Takhian Thong
In year 2012, near Ayuthaya, a nine years child heard Mae Takhian spirit complaining she was feeling cold and wanted to get out of the water. Villagers searched the river and found five very old trunks!
Mae Takhian Thong
Mae Takhian Thong
The shrine includes a statue of Mae Takhian Thong, a tree, dresses and a few dressing tables.
Mae Takhian Thong
Mae Takhian Thong
The Takhian (hopea odorata) tree is now an old trunk stored in the shrine and hosts the Mae Takhian Thong spirit.
Mae Takhian Thong
Mae Takhian Thong
The spirit is called NANG TAKHIAN" (นางตะเคียน). It is often seen as a young beautiful lady wearing traditional Thai dress.
Mae Takhian Thong
Mae Takhian Thong
Local people have offered so many colorful dresses and dessing tables to "Mae Takhian Thong" spirit!


Mae Takhian shrine
Mae Takhian shrine
Mae Takhian shrine
Mae Takhian shrine


Mae Takhian Thong
Mae Takhian Thong
Such "Mae Takhian" shrine can be found in many places such as Buddhist temple, such as remote forest and such as bar in touristic areas!


Mae Takhian Thong
Mae Takhian Thong
This small shrine dedicated to the spirit "Mae Takhian" was located in Nakhon Pathom countryside near rice fields.
Mae Takhian Thong
Mae Takhian Thong
Popular shrines dedicated to the spirit "Mae Takhian" feature many colorful and beautiful dresses donations.


Mae Takhian Thong
Mae Takhian Thong
Behind the Sam Chuk 100-year Market in Suphan Buri province, there is a huge tree covered with dresses for Mae Takhian.
Mae Takhian Thong
Mae Takhian Thong
More than one hundred dresses can be seen hanged in the huge tree.


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