in a tropical landscape, Thailand is the scene of stark contrasts. The
wealth of historical heritage and natural resources of this proud nation
Buddhist adds to the charm of a country that today is characterized by
a rapid development of industrial property. Now intriguing and quiet, now
resplendent and elusive, Thailand is always irresistible.
Wat Rong Khun better known in Italy as WHITE TEMPLE is a building of recent
construction located 15 km from the city of
RAI THAILAND . It is a very special Buddhist and Hindu temple at the same
time , designed by visionary painter Chalermchai Kositpipat
construction began in the year 1997ma on the model of the Sagrada Familia
in the city of Barcelona in Spain , it is not clear
date on which its construction should be completed , it is traditionally
plannes in 2007. It is made completly in white chalk
mirrors (reflecting the sun creating the play of light so dear to the artist
) elements partly criticized by indigenous peoples because
the local tradition, which provides an architectural style based on vivid
and bright colors. Inside the temple
the statue of the Buddha, but the vault of the temple are also represented
images of SUPERMAN BATMAN and
MATRIX and BATMAN. Those who believe in the message of the future Buddha.
Only death can stop my dream ...
it can not stop my project ..... the artist refers to the temple as an
offering to Buddha and through this project will confer immortal life.