Woman Praying In Lak Mueang

Woman praying in Lak Mueang

A woman dressed in black prayed in Lak Mueang

Shot at Lak Mueang in Bangkok, Thailand.

The hall was not crowded. Yet the worshipers kept coming. So the small hall didn't become empty. Every worshiper prayed seriously in the silent hall. The woman in this photo was also praying with her hands close together. It was believed that the city god enshrined here could make the wishes come true. The Lak Mueang was popular for the local people.

When you think about it carefully, you find out an interesting fact. The city god was not one of the deities in Buddhism. Nevertheless, the god was widely practiced by the local Buddhist. I thought they didn't care about that if their prayers were answered.

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Information of this photo

Photo No.
10564
Shooting Date
Sep 2017
Posted On
May 16, 2018
Place
Bangkok, Thailand
Genre
Street Photography
Archive
MAY 2018 PEOPLE THAILAND
Camera
SONY ALPHA 7R II
Lens
SONNAR T* FE 55MM F1.8 ZA

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