Sights & Attractions
Samut PrakanOperating day:
DailyOperating time: 06.00 - 17.00
Wat Asokaram -
Soi Sukhaphiban 58, Tambon Tai Ban, Amphoe Mueang, Samut Prakan
Category : Temple
Attraction Details :
This temple is 6 kilometres from town. It is located in Soi Sukhaphiban 58, Tambon Thai Ban, on Sukhumvit road, its entrance is opposite Sawangkhaniwat Recuperation Centre. The new temple was built by Phra Acharn Lee Thammawaro) of the Dharmayuthi sect on May 8, 1962. It is one of the important temples for practicing mediation. Worth visiting and seeing in this temple is Phra Thutangkha Chedi,a group of 13 chedi as a representative of the 13 duties of the monks on their religious trips. There is also Vihara Wisutthithamrangsi in which Acharn Lee's remains are enshrined.