Wat Burapha Phiram | Roiet | Roi Et | Thailand | Isaan | Issan
Wat Burapha Phiram, Roiet, Thailand.
The famous temple is located in Roi Et city. It was formerly known as Wat Hua Ro and was later renamed as Wat Buraphaphiram.
Over there, you will see what is called is the tallest standing Buddha image in Thailand, also known as Phra Phuttha Rattanamongkhon Mahamuni or Luangpho Yai.
The Buddha image is 59.2 metres tall and if the base is included, it would be 67.85 metres tall. There is a museum at the base. Luangpho Yai is highly-revered by the people of Roi Et.
Wat Burapha Phiram Temple in Roi Et from outside the moat.
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