Temples of Thailand - a photographic journey
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Wat Sirichannimitr Woraviharn
Wat Sirichannimitr is located outside of Lopburi town on a hillside. The buddha image overlooking the temple and the valley is called Phra Ngam or with it's full name Phra Buddha Patiphark Mathayom Buddhakan. It was built in 1911 and the temple was completed in 1923. The name of the Buddha image means that it was created at the midpoint of the Buddhist era which is about 5000 years.