What is the oldest building in Thailand?

Phra Pathommachedi พระปฐมเจดีย์
Town or city Nakhon Pathom
Country Thailand
Construction started 193 BCE
Completed 1870

What religion is in Thailand?

Religions by region

Religion in Thailand (2015)
Buddhism 94.50%
Islam 4.29%
Christianity 1.17%
Hinduism 0.03%

What landmarks are they noted for in Thailand?

Here is a list of our favourite landmarks in Thailand.

  • The Grand Palace, Bangkok. …
  • The Emerald Lagoon, Ang Thong Marine Park. …
  • Sukhothai Historical Park, Sukhothai. …
  • Wat Arun, Bangkok. …
  • Khao Yai National Park, Hin Tung. …
  • Ayutthaya Historical Park, Ayutthaya. …
  • Wat Rong Khun, Chiang Rai. …
  • Cheow Larn Lake, Khao Sok National Park.

What does Wat Pho symbolize?

220-53. symbolism has two layers, present in the same space. In the first layer, Wat Pho is a model of the Jambu Continent with a centre at the sisa phaendin (ศีรษะแผ่นดิน) or Head Land, meaning that Wat Pho is the centre of the world of Buddhism according to the beliefs in the Trailokawinitchai.

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