Thursday, April 21, 2016

Visiting Wat Kositaram ~ Temple Of LP Kuay (Part 1/2).

Wat Kositaram is famous temple with legend monk LP Kuay, who was born in 1905 and at young age  of 7 years old started learning from LP Kuad, Wat BaanKae (wat kositaram). When he was 20 years old, he was ordained as a monk in 1924 at Wat BaanKae. At that time, LP Ma was an abbot (LP Kuad passed away) and taught LP Kuay sermon knowledge until he was very expertise about sermon. LP Kuay futher gained wicha at Wat WangKorn and also went to learnt from LP Sri at Wat Phra Pang. Next, LP Kuay learnt with LP Derm, Wat NongPho and also learnt with LP Ken, Wat DongSetthi. Afterwards, LP Kuay came back at Wat Kositaram and in year 1948, LP Kuay was became an abbot at Wat Kositaram until he passed away 12nd April 1979. LP Kuay was very famous about incantations and gained a lot people respect him until today.
 The temple gate of Wat Kositaram.
A beautiful Pavilion building at front side of temple. Photo taken with statue Phra Buddha Emerald and LP Kuat statue too.
 The close view of Phra Buddha Emerald and LP Kuay statues.
 The big sacred Bell and Gong at side the Pavilion.
 The sacred Bell Tower and Wiharn building with 'Chedi' at top roof.
 The sacred Wax statue of LP Kuay and his body kept inside the glass casket, with close view.
 The photo taken in front the LP Kuay Wax statue.
 Amulet counter inside the wiharn of Wat Kositaram.
 Small altar with portrait of LP Kuay.
 Monk blessing and with local devotees making offering & tamboon.
 Another sala building and kuti.
 Temple surrounding and main Ubosot of Wat Kositaram.
 The crematorium building of Wat Kositaram.
Another Pavilion with Phra Buddha statues venerated inside.
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