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NAKHON PATHOM

The Central plains area is the area around Bangkok. Nakhon Pathom is a big city 50 kilometres West of Bangkok.

A new huge Chinese shrine (วิหารพระโพธิสัตว์กวนอิม ทุ่งพิชัย) is under construction in Nakhon Pathom province, Dontun district.
Wiharn Phra Po Ti Sat Guan Im
Wiharn Phra Po Ti Sat Guan Im
Wiharn Phra Po Ti Sat Guan Im
The whole shrine will be completed in 2 years but first celebration (งานปิดทอง) happened in January 2012.
Wiharn Phra Po Ti Sat Guan Im
The fair happened from 20 to 31 January 2012 including star singers บ้าววี, ก๊อต, จินตหรา
Wiharn Phra Po Ti Sat Guan Im
Wiharn Phra Po Ti Sat Guan Im
Deity Kwan Yim
The shrine includes a huge statue of deity Kwan Yim. The statue was built in China with a tree older than 1000 years.
Deity Kwan Yim
The fair lasts 12 days and 12 nights. People were able to stick thin gold leaves on the statue and to make money donation to help for the shrine completion.
Wiharn Phra Po Ti Sat Guan Im
Wiharn Phra Po Ti Sat Guan Im
Wiharn Phra Po Ti Sat Guan Im
Wiharn Phra Po Ti Sat Guan Im is very beautiful and includes a Kwan Yim (Goddess of Compassion) statue.

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Wiharn Phra Po Ti Sat Guan Im
Craftsmen and workers are working hard to finish the decorations before the forthcoming feast.
Wiharn Phra Po Ti Sat Guan Imm
Wiharn Phra Po Ti Sat Guan Im
Deity Kwan Yim
It is the biggest Kwan Yim wooden statue in Thailand. Wood came from China and it took three years to make the statue.
Deity Kwan Yim
The festival to celebrate one of the major milestone during construction of the shrine happened during Chinese New Year 2012.
Wiharn Phra Po Ti Sat Guan Im
Wiharn Phra Po Ti Sat Guan Im
Wiharn Phra Po Ti Sat Guan Im
Advertisements are displayed all over Nakhon Pathom province to announce the forthcoming feast.
Wiharn Phra Po Ti Sat Guan Im
Wiharn Phra Po Ti Sat Guan Im
Leaflet about Wiharn Phra Po Ti Sat Guan Im
Wiharn Phra Po Ti Sat Guan Im
Leaflet about Wiharn Phra Po Ti Sat Guan Im



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