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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Isantraveller will be back with new posts, focusing on travels to Buddhist temples and monasteries of North-East Thailand, otherwise known as Isan.
The site aims to reflect something that I became aware of after visiting many Buddhist temples and monasteries — that they are not all the same, though they may seem so to the weary traveller. 68 more words
Bylakuppe is an area in Karnataka which is home to a large Tibetan settlement and is famous for Namdroling Monastery, more commonly known as the Golden temple.Tibetan settlers who fled Tibet due to chinese persecution were granted this area by the Govt of India in mid nineties to continue with their culture and lifestyle. 339 more words