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by pattayaraj

Located beside of Jong Kum temple.It 's the old temple of Mae Hong Son and built in the same period as Jong Kum temple. This 2 temple stood as the center of Tai culture and festivals.Jong Klang temple 's wellknown in artifacts which housed in temple museum. Such as the Remodel Phra Buddha Sihing image on the altar,wooden doll carved as person and animals from Vesantara Jataka,carved by Burmese artisans and brought from Burma in 2400 B.E. Another 's the painting on mirror depicted about Vesantara Jataka and Prince Sitthattha,and also lifestyle of local people.All pictures have a description in Burmese and recorded that it was built by Tai artisans from Mandalay.

Directions: Near Jong Kum temple.

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  • Updated May 28, 2006
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