Wat Chaiwattanaram, Ayutthaya

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The Bangkok Post features the temple of Chaiwattanaram in Ayutthaya, which is the architectural model of the Thai royal crematorium. The wat contains many significant architectural features that encode Hindu and Buddhist beliefs, elements that are commonly found in other Hindu-Buddhist architecture in the region.

Royal crematorium has historical roots
Bangkok Pos, 06 April 2008
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