Steemfest Day 2 at Wat Pathum Wanaram


On Steemfest Day 2, we had a choice of visiting Wat Pathum Wanaram before heading for bowling.

Wat Pathum Wanaram is one of the 300+ temples in Bangkok. It is located between Siam Paragon and Central World. It was my first time visiting a temple and it was really interesting to have a quiet and peaceful moment in the temple in the middle of a city.

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To visit a temple, we were supposed to dress appropriately. Luckily, I came fully prepared with a long skirt so it wasn't a problem for me.

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I think the design of the temples are really interesting. Especially the small carvings on the wall.

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Not to forget the design of the interior, where it's all gold, glittery and shiny.

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We were also given the chance to experience meditation and I was surprised to see that the meditation place is quite big. Just being there made me feel calmer. I didn't try to meditate though, because I was afraid I might fall asleep 😂

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The visit was really interesting for me as it was a new experience. Since it's my first time here, I think I will probably visit another temple in Bangkok, maybe the more famous one.


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