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Wat Phra Borommathat Worawihan

Chai Nat, Mueang Chai Nat District, Chai Nat 17000, Thailand

Buddhist Temple
Notable Architecture

Wat Phra Mahathat Woramahawihan is the main Buddhist temple of Nakhon Si Thammarat Province in southern Thailand. The main stupa of the temple, Phra Borommathat Chedi ('great noble relics stupa'), was built by King Sri Dhammasokaraja in the early-13th century CE to establish a symbol for the Theravada Buddhism sect in the province. The temple is believed to house a tooth of Gautama Buddha.

Location of Wat Phra Borommathat Worawihan