Urbanization in the Land of Pagodas

Wat Yannawa, Bangkok
Wat Yannawa is a operational Buddhist temple in the busy Chaoren Krung road of Bangkok. This temple dates back to the Ayyuthiya days of Thialnd's history. It is on the banks of Chao Pra river and well connected but location in the busy neighborhood has its toll on the beautiful temple. The Pagoda skyline has a background a skyscraper, which personifies the modernization catching up in the land of Pagodas.

Wat Yannawa is famous for its huge Chinese ship and the multi-faced Buddha.