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Phra thinang dusit maha prasat in Thai, is the grand spired hall located in the Grand palace. It was built by King Rama I as a replacement for an earlier wooden Phra thinang amarintharaphisek maha prasat which burnt down in 1789. King Rama I intended that present building be used for his own lying-in-state as it has the same height and dimensions as the Phra thinang suriyamarin in Ayuthaya, The customary hall for lying-in-state of Ayuthaya Kings.Thus the principal function of this hall for lying-in-state of Kings, Queen and members of the royal family. This hall is also used for the annual conseration day ceremory. Source : https://www.royalgrandpalace.th/th/discover/architecture

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  • Copyright: Gueguel Miguel (Miguel82) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 5923 W: 0 N: 5398] (41736)
  • Genre: Lieux
  • Medium: Couleur
  • Date Taken: 2016-00-00
  • Categories: Architecture
  • Exposition: 30 secondes
  • Versions: version originale
  • Date Submitted: 2020-02-17 0:29
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