Wat Buppharam, Penang
Mon, 2018-Jan-08 00:14 UTC
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Wat Buppharam is a Thai Buddhist temple at the Pulau Tikus suburb in George Town, Penang, Malaysia. Situated at Jalan Perak, the temple was founded in 1942 and is now home to a renowned statue of the Buddha, known as the 'Lifting Buddha'.
As one of the handful of Siamese temples within George Town, it also serves as a focal point for the annual Songkran and Loi Krathong celebrations within the city. In addition, the temple also participates in George Town's yearly Vesak Day procession.
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