Chiangrai city municipal arrange the large candle parade of the 2011 year in
purpose of good local cultural and traditional conservation.
The event is on
July 16,2011 at Tung park and Koam Chiangrai and Wat Phra Sing. And, they
also invite commumities to attend in large candle parade for competition.
The parade will be on July 16, 2011 at Tung park and Koam Chiangrai and Wat
The large candle contest
1.The large candle contest in beautiful category and the thougt of faithing
group together with temples in Chiang
Rai city municipal area to decorate on
2.The large candle contest in beautiful category and side things that is
menial things with parades (carving on the vehicles)
- The large candle parades
- Lanna Music performances
Wat Phra Sing is the third ranked royal temple, common type. It's located on
Sing Klai road, Wiang tumbon, Muang district, Chiangrai province.
assumed that the temple might have built in 1928 B.E. in Phra Chao Maha
Prom, the younger brother of Phra Chao Guerna (Chiangmai ruler) period who
rule Chiangrai city between 1888 � 1943 B.E.
The cause of the �Wat Phra Sing� name might be that once the temple is used
to be placed the invaluable Buddhist image of Thailand. It is Phra Buddha Si
Hing or known in commomly as �Phra Sing�.
At the present, Wat Phra Sing is
the placed that placing Phra Buddha Si Hing (Phra Sing), the immitating
Buddhist image from Chiangsan arts. It is Marn Wi Chai posture in bronze and
gild type. It is national buddhist image of thailand for a long time.
build in around 700 B.E. in Lanka. It is placed in Lanka for 1,150 years and
then it was respectfully engaged to place in Thailand.