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Wat Rong Khun: Heaven and Hell on Earth

Wat Rong Khun or the White Temple in Thailand is the place where you can feel the atmosphere of hell and heaven. It looks like a magic castle. Its size, architectural style and interior are almost beyond imagination.


The White Temple was designed in 1997 by Chalermchai Kositpipat, a Thai artist. The construction work is expected to be finished by 2070. Can you imagine its magnitude? It is the case when people say, a picture is worth a thousand words.


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What are your thoughts on this subject?
22 Comments
Denise Bruce
The author could have mentioned where exactly in Thailand the Wat is situated!
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Apr 14, 2020 12:15AM
Sue Colvin
Wow!! What A truly amazing place. Such beautiful craftsmanship & Talent.
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Feb 23, 2020 6:23PM
dkrise
They are all very beautiful I would love too see it once completed if I am still on earth 2070 is a long time away
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Jan 28, 2020 4:38PM
Neil Owen
Myself and my wife have been there it is beautiful
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Oct 2, 2019 1:00AM
Eve
I would love to see this personally.
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Sep 26, 2019 8:03PM
Raymond Cardona
Wow some people's beliefs are just amazing. I guess there is some superstition to this beautiful temple and incredible work of aft. Bonnie
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Aug 29, 2019 4:30PM
Don Racette
Linda Walters Indeed your husband and I agree YOU are indeed very beautiful.
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Mar 27, 2019 5:04PM
fishrmn
Absolutely stunning detail on this. What does it signify or explain about Buddha? And other than a beautiful visual display what is its true meaning? I was in Thailand back in the 60s and there was nothing that compares to this.
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Mar 14, 2019 5:17PM
Linda Walters
Very beautiful
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Jan 15, 2019 12:32PM
royalsfan
Amazing art & sculpture & real talent.
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Oct 16, 2018 8:37AM
Barry Crews
Been there and was totally amazed at the art and effort put into building this Temple. All financed by one man. Amazing sculptues and interpretation
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Oct 16, 2018 4:53AM
Janice Lea Vanlandingham
Jim Rivera, are you alive? What does it take to move you? This is a most impressive sculpture! The fact it is new art in an ancient country aw Wqesom!
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Oct 16, 2018 2:28AM
Julie Balzan
Wow it is really beautiful , thank you for sharing.
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Oct 16, 2018 2:06AM
Shemeela Sasikumar
Awesome facts about the White Temple in Thailand.
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Oct 16, 2018 1:12AM
Lynne Cage
Looks amazing yes
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Oct 16, 2018 1:08AM

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