Grand Palace Emerald Buddha Reclining Buddha Bangk - Travel Classified Ads in Bangkok
A ONCE IN A LIFETIME EXTRAORDINARY EXPERIENCE. The Emerald Buddha in the Grand Palace itself is the main attraction. A figurine of the meditating Buddha made from a solid one piece of green jade, clothed in gold and diamonds. It is greatly revered from the Royal family to Thai nationals alike, as Thailand?s utmost precious religious icon. The Grand Palace, once lived in by Kings is courtyards of countless majestic and all inspiring examples of exquisite Royal architecture through the millennia. The Reclining Buddha is a world-renowned 46 meter long gold plated reclining Buddha. Its pose is representing entry into complete spiritual enlightenment ending all worldly reincarnations. Within the surrounding corridor there are 108 bronze bowls representing the 108 auspicious characteristics of The Buddha. It is believed dropping coins into these bowls brings wealth and prosperity.