Luang Phor Phut, Wat Klang Bang Phra, Nakhon Pathom Luang Phor Phut was the former abbot of a famous temple Wat Klang Bang Phra in the Nakhon Chaisri district, Nakhon Pathom province. He was born on the 9th of November, B.E.2453, which is on a Friday.
Wat Bang Phra also renowned as the place to get sacred SakYant tattoos and the 'Wai Kru' Tattoo festival. The main Chedi, Ubosot, Vihara and temple gate of Wat Bang Phra. At the compound center of Wat Bang Phra, where is the 'Wai Kru' ceremony was took every year.
Travel from Khlong Tan to Nakhon Pathom by trains Thai trains are rarely on time. They usually leave on time from the line departure city and always accumulate a more or less important delay. Train is the cheapest transportation in Thailand. You can book your tickets in advance online
Though Bangkok is home to some eight million people, the urban sprawl is replaced by picturesque countryside within a 45-minute drive of the city centre. Nestled along the Tha Jeen river in Nakhon Pathom province, the Lam Phaya weekend floating market is a meeting point for the abundant food that comes from this area and the people who produce it.
Nakhon Pathom (Thai: นครปฐม, pronounced [nə́kʰɔ̄ːn pə̄tʰǒm]) is one of the central provinces (changwat) of Thailand. Neighbouring provinces are (from north clockwise) Suphan Buri, Ayutthaya, Nonthaburi, Bangkok, Samut Sakhon, Ratchaburi, and Kanchanaburi.
Neighboring districts are (from the north clockwise) Bang Len, the districts Sai Noi, Bang Yai and Bang Kruai of Nonthaburi Province, the district Thawi Watthana of Bangkok, and Sam Phran and Nakhon Chai Si. History. The minor district (King Amphoe) was created on April 1, 1991, when three tambon were split off from Nakhon Chai Si district.
Wat Rai Khing is located in Tambon Rai Khing 32 Kms. from Bangkok. It is a civilian monastery built in 1791. Somdej Phra Phuttha Chan (Pook) named this temple after the district. When construction was completed, the Buddha image was brought from Wat Sala Poon and enshrined here, later the locals named the image Luang Pho Wat Rai Khing.
Mahidol University also has a campus in Nakhon Pathom. Originally known as a leading medical university, it now teaches all major subjects and ranks high among universities in Southeast Asia. Its Salaya campus includes an all-English language international college.
Wat Sisa Thong. Wat Sisa Thong Nakhon Pathom. Background When King Taksin the Great sent Chaophraya Mahakasatsuek to successfully defeat Vientiane, he also brought a group of people and the Emerald Buddha from Vientiane to Siam. Some Vientiane people settled down in Huai Tako on the bank of the Nakhon Chai Si River.