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BUDDHIST TEMPLE KELANTAN

15 April, 2008

WAT UTTAMARAM
KAMPUNG TERESEK, REPEK, PASIR MAS, KELANTAN

The late Tok Raja is one of the famous Thai Chief Abbots of Kelantan state in Malaysia, followed by another famous ThanChauKhoon known as AhKong.
Every year during the Kathina celebration, Wat Uttamaram, Kg. Teresek, Pasir Mas in Kelantan are swarmed with devotees from all over Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand.
The current Chief Abbot of this temple is
Phrakhru Udomdhamma Patibhano
(Than Boon).
Wat Uttamaram is one of the oldest and prettiest Thai temples in Kelantan. It is colorful, has fanciful flame-like upturned roof ridges, and an orange and green multi-tiered roof. Large dragons entwine the verandah columns.

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