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A piece of culture

Small shrine offering a moment of peacefulness in the middle of a big and crowded city. I found it... read more

Reviewed June 20, 2018
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Lord Ganesha shrine

This is one of several Hindu shrines in the street very close to the Central World shopping centre... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2017
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CentralWorld 4, Rachadamri Road, Pathum Wan, Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Many shrines are scattered throughout Bangkok, so it's no huge shock to find a relatively large Hindu shrine just outside Central World. Whether it's to promote prosperity or to offer spiritual balance for the hours spent shopping here doesn't really matter. It's an attractive shrine.....and...More

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Reviewed June 20, 2018

Small shrine offering a moment of peacefulness in the middle of a big and crowded city. I found it very nice to stop here for a moment and watch the locals practicing their religion at the Ganesha shrine. Stop, relax, and enjoy a moment of...More

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Reviewed May 1, 2018

Ganesha is regarded for his intellect and wisdom. He is mainly associated with the arts. Many come here for a blessing before embarking on works such as stone carving etc. Across the road from Big C, next to Central World and the Trimurti Shrine.

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Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

Ganesha is as popular in Thailand as in India may be because of elephants or earlier Hindu ancestors. This one is big beautiful shrine just outside central mall. It’s quite popular with locals as well. Next to it is Trimurti shrine. And about 500 meters...More

Thank Anjanikumar S
Reviewed December 14, 2017 via mobile

We went to pray for our god Ganesha which located near the street for easy accessible. However, we only learn that buying the jaw-stick, candle, flower is 100 baht and the seller insisted we take the pineapple with total of 150 baht. Honestly? We will...More

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Reviewed November 6, 2017

This is one of several Hindu shrines in the street very close to the Central World shopping centre. There are actually two shrines very close together. If you are not Hindu this is only worth visiting if you are in the area. You can see...More

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Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

There are two shrines at in front of Central World Shopping centre. It's also one of the land mark there with many prayers. Actually these two shrines are Hindu god temples for love and success.

Thank Tuntun U
Reviewed September 25, 2017

There're shrine that you could chose. This one is just facing Isetan of CWP and Erawan Shrine across the street other end corner of Grand Hyatt. This shrine has much wider foyer and spacious compared to the other one and you don't have to seek...More

Thank Rangoon R
Reviewed August 22, 2017

Ganesha shrine located outside the Central World shopping Mall is of the Hindu God who is a son of Shiva and Parvathi. Praying to him is known to bring success to what ever you are starting. We visited this shrine in the evening and it...More

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Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

It's a good place to stop and give respects while in the midst of all the shopping and eating. Many locals would stop and pray when passing by too. You can purchase fresh and really pretty looking garlands by the side for offerings if you...More

Thank Ashwary R
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Smaller shrines and temples are dotted across the landscape of Bangkok... take any road and you will find a beautiful shrine dedicated to Buddha. These I have mentioned as they are different and dedicated to Hindu goods... More
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