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Wat Arun

The Temple of Dawn or Wat Arun, is a Thai Buddhist temple in Bangkok. First known to the west via French maps in the reign of King Narai (1656–1688) the current spires , known as prang, rise to to 86 m (282 ft) and were built during the reign of King Rama II in the early nineteenth century. The temple sits on the west bank of the Chao

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