Four things that you shouldn’t miss in Wat Phra Kaew According to a research from the tourist in Thailand,They said Wat Phra Kaew is the most Impressive place in Bangkok because of the beautiful architecture and sculpture. Wat Phra Kaew is located within the grounds of the Royal Palace and is used for royal ceremonies. It was built at the same time that Bangkok was established and is an important temple as it displays the work of the most talented craftsmen of the period.Wat Phra Kaew and royal palace open everyday so don’t believe anybody who says it close!
1.merald Buddha statue
Emerald Buddha is the invaluable statue which is sculpted by emerald and used to place in many cities such as Chiangmai ,Luang Prabang and Vientiane. Normally the statue will dress differently by seasons , so if you want to watch all of that, you have to come 3 times.
2. Main Hall (ubosot)
Royal Chapel is the most important building since 1782 and was furnished with many beautiful things especially the golden throne for Emerald buddha. The most remarkable thing is the elegant array of Garuda sculptures embedded around the chapel.
3. Prasart Phra Debidorn
Prasart Phra Debidorn had been built for placing the Emerald Buddha but was too small so it has become the pedestal for Chakri Dynasty sculptures since 1855.
Mural Painting is the Ramakien painting with Thai style which painted all around the temple wall.If you want to understand it you have to read it before going there. If you haven’t then it’s still interesting because the painting is powerful and there are many meanings and humour in it.