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Wat Pa Lelai
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Wat Pa Lelai, known locally as Wat Pha Ok sistuated in the vicinity of the ancient town of Kanchanaburi and built in the Ayutthaya Period. The Mondop a square building once enshrined a seated Buddha image in the gesture of subduing Mara, which was drilled through the chest ‘Pha Ok’ in Thai. An image of the Buddha receiving offerings from a monkey and an elephant known as ‘Palilayaka’ - Pa Lelai - was later constructed to replace the former one. Remains of architecture within the temple include Mondop, Wihan and round brick Chedi with clay mortar and cement coating.

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