Thursday, July 19, 2012

LP Tuad of Wat Huay Mongkon

Video taken at the temple.
Wat Huay Mongkon in Hua Hin, Prachuab Kirikan province is famous for its giant LP Tuad statue and amulets. It is very much a tourist attraction for locals and foreigners alike.
Statue of LP Tuad riding a 3-headed elephant.
Half Buddha-head. The temple intend to gather funds for another big Buddha statue.
LP Tuad buchas inside the temple shop.
Poster of a previous batch of Rian LP Tuad Hua Toh.
Statues of LP Sotorn and LP Tuad inside the main Sala.
Statues of LP Parn and LP Lersi Lingdam.
Photos of HM the Queen visiting the temple during its opening several years ago.
Shrine of LP Samrit, said to be a 400yrs old Buddha statue.
Giantic LP Tuad amulets for worship.
Jatukam statues beside the LP Tuad.
Billboard showing last year's batch of LP Tuad amulets. AJ Pairot the abbot of Wat Huay Mongkon headed the consecration ceremony.
LP Tuad 2" bucha from last year's batch.

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