Where the road to Ban Huay Nam Khun & Ban Maejantai branches off from HWY 118...
'Indian-style' temple murals in the Chiangrai countryside:
The paintings in many temples in Thailand & Laos tend to show the same characters in the same scenes from the Buddha's life story with local (Thai or Lao) facial features, hairstyles & dress...when all those events took place in India.
Rather unique ยอดช่อฟ้า yot chor faa on the ridge of the viharn roof - hongsa with a little naga:
The woodcarvings are not perfectly symmetrical but it adds to the charm:
Senile at 14 - Fat Boy had been limping for about a week. Unable to jump up the two steps into the house, these days he whines a bit to let me know he needs to go. I c...
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