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Paro Dzong

My last day in Bhutan, back to Paro a great way to finish off 5 days of travel photography,  this was taken from my hotel room on the night before heading back to India.  76 more words

Refurbishing a village Wat

Ban Toei is a small village in Muang Samsip District, Ubon Ratchathani Province. It is situated beside Road 2049 between Phana and Muang Samsip.

The main gate is somewhat obscured by telephone and electricity lines… 107 more words

Wats, Monasteries

Buddha Images Outdoors

Buddha images on hillsides and atop mountains are a feature of driving through the Thai countryside, and it is always a pleasure to catch a glimpse of one from the window of a train. 55 more words

Wats, Monasteries

Wat Muang Sawat

Wat Muang Sawat (or Wat Ban Muang Sawat) is situated in Tambon Phana, Phana District, Amnat Charoen Province. It has three gates and this one is probably the ‘main gate’ even if most people might enter through another one. 101 more words

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The Wats of Tambon Phana

Introducing the Wats of Tambon Phana, Phana District, Amnat Charoen Province.

Wat Phra Lao Thepnimit

Wat Burapa


Wat Muang Sawat

Wat Treerat Prachasan

Wat Nek Khammaram

Wat Don Kwan

Wats, Monasteries

Plum Village : Vietnamese New Year

It is the 28th of January, the New Year in Vietnamese culture, and the doors are open to welcome all who wish to visit and enjoy the celebrative ambience within Plum Village monastery, in south-west France. 914 more words

New gateways

For a long time I used to walk into a monastery compound without taking much notice of the gateway I had just walked through. Much like most other people, I suspect. 228 more words

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