Thailand: Sculptures of thewada (angels) on the Ho Trai or library building, Wat Phra Singh, Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand. Wat Phra Singh or to give it its full name, Wat Phra Singh Woramahaviharn, was first constructed around 1345 by King Phayu, 5th king of the Mangrai Dynasty. King Mengrai founded the city of Chiang Mai (meaning "new city") in 1296, and it succeeded Chiang Rai as capital of the Lanna kingdom. Chiang Mai sometimes written as "Chiengmai" or "Chiangmai", is the largest and most culturally significant city in northern Thailand.
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Dimensions:3401 x 5120 px | 28.8 x 43.3 cm | 11.3 x 17.1 inches | 300dpi
Date taken:19 March 2008
Photographer:Pictures From History
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