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"Luang Prabang" The World Heritage You should not... Miss!!

"Luang Prabang" The World Heritage You should not... Miss!!

"Luang Prabang"The World Heritage You should not... Miss!!          "Luang Prabang" is a major city of Luang Prabang Province, Laos, in the north of the country. The city is located along Mekong and Nam Khan River flowing to meet each other. It is the city registered as a UNESCO world heritage site for a reason that there are many ancient temples, unique colonial-style h... Read full details

World's Famous Love Whispering Mural  @Wat Phumin, Nan Province

World's Famous Love Whispering Mural @Wat Phumin, Nan Province

World's Famous Love Whispering Mural @Wat Phumin, Nan Province         "Wat Phumin" is located at Ban Phumin, Mueang Nan District, Nan Province, near to Nan National Museum, formally called "Wat Phrommin". It is a temple that is stranger than other temples, that is, its sanctuary and pagoda are built into the same building. Wooden doors of four directions are carved by ... Read full details

Open the 16th House of National Artists Pranom Thapaeng House, Phrae Province

Open the 16th House of National Artists Pranom Thapaeng House, Phrae Province

Open the 16th House of National ArtistsPranom Thapaeng House, Phrae Province         Pranom Thapaeng House is the 16th house in the House of National Artist Project of Department of Cultural Promotion, Ministry of Culture, which is established as a learning center of Jok Mueang Long Fabric to be a sources to learn the local wisdom on the conservative weaving of Thai trad... Read full details

Artist's House, Khlong Bang Luang    Another corner to visit for urban people

Artist's House, Khlong Bang Luang Another corner to visit for urban people

Artist's House, Khlong Bang Luang   Another corner to visit for urban people            At present, Khlong Bang Luang Community is still filled with the aura of the past. We can see the traditional lifestyle of the locals here, including the old wooden single-storey house, very peaceful temples, as well as the canal with many big striped catfishes swimming... Read full details

Something ... That is not easy to see Ramkhamhaeng National Museum

Something ... That is not easy to see Ramkhamhaeng National Museum

Something ... That is not easy to seeRamkhamhaeng National Museum          Ramkhamhaeng National Museum is located in Mueang Kao Sub-district, Mueang District, Sukhothai, which the Fine Arts Department established in 1957 as a 2-storey building in applied Thai style with area of 812 sqm, completed on construction in 1962. Then the Fine Arts Department assigned His Serene... Read full details

"Ban Phra Bat Huai Tom Community" Many Cultures Bound with Buddhism

"Ban Phra Bat Huai Tom Community" Many Cultures Bound with Buddhism

"Ban Phra Bat Huai Tom Community" Many Cultures Bound with Buddhism          Even "Lamphun is viewed as a passage city the majority, but this small province includes stories about history of the Lanna Kingdom for a long period from the past as a land of Buddhism that have flourished for more than 600 years. Consequently, there are many religious places and temples on Lam... Read full details

Follow the Trail of the Saint of Lanna, this Trip at ... Lamphun

Follow the Trail of the Saint of Lanna, this Trip at ... Lamphun

Follow the Trail of the Saint of Lanna, this Trip at ... Lamphun          "Khruba Siwichai", the saint of Lanna had a hometown at Ban Pang, Li District, Lamphun. Wherever he went, there would be those who had faith in him. From travelling throughout the land of Lanna, seeing the sacred ancient remains deteriorated considerably, so he together with virtuous men restored t... Read full details

"Pagan", an Ancient City of the Pagoda Sea

"Pagan", an Ancient City of the Pagoda Sea

"Pagan", an Ancient City of the Pagoda Sea      "Pagan" is an ancient city from the 16th Buddhist century, the top ranked city with beautiful historic attractions the of Myanmar, especially, the greatness of pagodas in number of 4,446 pagodas so that it is referred to as the city of four thousand pagodas. This is a good indication to the rise of Buddhism in Myanmar. So, the Pagan ... Read full details

Show of "Glong Sabat Chai” / as Traditional Lanna Art

Show of "Glong Sabat Chai” / as Traditional Lanna Art

Show of "Glong Sabat Chai” / as Traditional Lanna Art     “Glong Sabat Chai (Victory Drum)” is a drum that has existed for centuries. Formerly it was used in wars for prosperity and morale of soldiers in the battle to achieve victory. There are 3 melodies used in beating the antique Glong Sabat Chai: Chai Pheri, Chai Dithi and Chana Man.     Glong Sabat Chai beating... Read full details

Mari Mari Cultural Village

Mari Mari Cultural Village

Mari Mari Cultural Village      “Sabah" is a state with the second largest area of Malaysia, located on the island of Borneo, which is divided for three countries, namely Malaysia, Brunei and Indonesia. Its city has condition as a mountain town, full with tropical rainforest which is abundance and its capital city is named "Kota Kinabalu", the land of paradise of visitors.  &... Read full details

Kamphaeng Phet Historical Park, Archaeological Site of World Heritage.

Kamphaeng Phet Historical Park, Archaeological Site of World Heritage.

Kamphaeng Phet Historical Park, Archaeological Site of World Heritage.     Kamphaeng Phet Province is a site of an old city with the evidence appearing in the history ofThailand for at least 700 years was the old city considered as an historical importance and blooming in Dvaravati period. It is the site of several ancient cities such as Chakungrao, Nakhon Chum, Tri Treung, Thep Nak... Read full details

Wiang Kum Kam, Chiang Mai

Wiang Kum Kam, Chiang Mai

Wiang Kum Kam, Chiang Mai     Wiang Kum Kam is an ancient city established by Phaya Mungrai (King Mengrai) in B.E.1829 (A.D. 1286), ordering to dig Khu Wiang (city moat) for all four sides in order to allow water from Mae Ping River stagnant in the Khu Wiang.  From the survey, there are 20 archaeological sites appearing in Wiang Kum Kam and nearby area, in form of both archae... Read full details

Baan Sao Nak, the antique house aged more than 100 years

Baan Sao Nak, the antique house aged more than 100 years

Baan Sao Nak, the antique house aged more than 100 years      For the antique teak wood house in Lampang, it has presented since several hundred years. However, during the opening of a timber concession in the north, it seemed to be the era of teak house since the wealthy merchants liked to build a house with teak which is indicative of social status. The larger the house was built... Read full details

The Route of 3 World Heritage Cities

The Route of 3 World Heritage Cities

The Route of 3 World Heritage Cities      700 years ago, on the land that, at present, is the site of Sukhothai and Kamphaeng Phet, was the first capital of the Kingdom of Thailand. Its history is filled with stories and culture in the past so that the 3 world heritage cities (Sukhothai, Si Satchanalai, Kamphaeng Phet) are regarded as the World Cultural Heritage Organization by UNES... Read full details

Wat Yai Chai Mongkol, the Ancient Temple in Ayutthaya

Wat Yai Chai Mongkol, the Ancient Temple in Ayutthaya

Wat Yai Chai Mongkol, the Ancient Temple in Ayutthaya     Wat Yai Chai Mongkol is an ancient temple built in the early Ayutthaya period, that is, during the reign of King Ramathibodi I or known as King U-Thong, the king who established Ayutthaya. The legend says that in 1357, the King U-Thong was kind enough to dig the body of Chao Kaew who died of cholera to be cremated and then ... Read full details

Touch the contemporary arts at….. Suan Mai Thai Ban Phor Liang Meun, Lamphun

Touch the contemporary arts at….. Suan Mai Thai Ban Phor Liang Meun, Lamphun

Touch the contemporary arts at….. Suan Mai Thai Ban Phor Liang Meun, Lamphun                 A common clay sculpture factory was modified by owner.  Mr. Sutthipong Maiwan or Father Dang, the owner of Suan Mai Thai Ban Phor Liang Meun and became a big showroom of art and culture in the middle of a enormous g... Read full details

Wat Sanpa Yang Luang, Lamphun

Wat Sanpa Yang Luang, Lamphun

Wat Sanpa Yang Luang, Lamphun     Lampoon even is a small town but it is a city with a long history in the land of Lanna. It is a Buddhist kingdom that flourished for more than 600 years before Phaya Meng Rai built the city. It is therefore not surprising that Lamphun is full with famous temples too.     This time, we, Welcome Magazine For Free, would li... Read full details

Khon

Khon

     Khon (Thai classical masked drama) is a high-grade dancing-art of Thailand which has been originated since Ayutthaya era. It is a dancing play along with the sound of bamboo-stump and other musical instruments. Dancers wear masks and hold weapons. Khon is a combination of various of fields of art; Khon derives some playing and dressing methods from Ancient Sia... Read full details

Thai Boxing (Muay Thai)

Thai Boxing (Muay Thai)

     Thai Boxing is a local play which features martial art using limps that can harm the enemy wisely, and it also contains sophisticated arts; such as fists, elbows, feet, shins and knees. It is considered one of the national arts and Thai people's uniqueness. Thai boxing has been applied seriously among military because in the history of Thailand had to encoun... Read full details

Thai Performance...Manora Dance

Thai Performance...Manora Dance

     Nora is a native Southern Art. But the word Nora was formed during the Ayutthaya period by the story of Prasuthon – Manora that was showed as a play. Later on it was called as Manora. The origin of Nora is presumed to be influence from the traditional Indian dance before the period of Srivichai that brought by India trader. This could be notice from musical in... Read full details

Joe Louis Theatre, the legend we shall conserve

Joe Louis Theatre, the legend we shall conserve

Joe Louis Theatre the legend we shall conserve      "Teacher Sakorn" was born on 1922. The origin of the name.... Joe Louis was formed since he was a child. Teacher Sakorn had a serious illness, his parents decided to take him to the temple as to be the son of the monk. Later on, he was named "Liu" for the spiritual purpose. When he grew up, he was taught ... Read full details

Wat Chet Yot

Wat Chet Yot

Wat Chet Yot      Wat Chet Yot or Wat Bho Dha Ram – This temple is very well-known for its the most strange-looking pagoda, which is, there are 7 summits on the square-based structure like Bodh Gaya, Mahabodhi Temple in India. It is one of very important sacred places in Thailand, and it was built approximately in B.E.1999 (1456) since Phra Chao Ti Lok Rat... Read full details

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