Family Thailand Tour 2020
Ko Samui | Thailand
30 Jan 2020 | Thu
Day 05 of 18
Wat Khunaram Mummified Monk Ko Samui
Wat Khunaram is a Buddhist temple located on the island of Ko Samui in Thailand. The temple is best known for its mummified monk, Luang Pho Daeng, who died in 1973 and was preserved through a process of self-mummification.
The mummified monk is on display inside a glass case in the temple, and his body is remarkably well-preserved. Visitors to the temple can see the monk’s face and hands, and his hair is still intact.
The mummified monk at Wat Khunaram is a popular tourist attraction, and many people come to the temple to pay their respects to him. The monk is considered to be a powerful figure in Thai Buddhism, and his body is seen as an important relic.