• Sat, 25 Aug 2018 01:00
    A heritage revived
    The Southern province of Nakhon Si Thammarat relies on its traditions to draw tourists
    Thailand
  • Sat, 07 Nov 2015 20:30
    National artist Suchart passes away at 77
    National artist Suchart Sapsin, the founder of a shadow puppet folk museum, died Saturday morning at age 77. Relatives said he died peacefully of old age, and his funeral rites would be held at Wat Phra Mahathat Woramahawihan in Nakhon Si Thammarat.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 12 Jul 2014 00:00
    Enlightenment
    A light exhibition is held at Wat Phra Mahathat Maha Worrawiharn in Nakhon Si Thammart last night to mark Asalha Puja Day, yesterday. The historic Buddhist temple is on a list to be recognised as a World Heritage site.
    national
  • Sat, 22 Jun 2013 00:00
    Temple short-listed for heritage status
    The World Heritage Committee (WHC) yesterday unanimously resolved to put Nakhon Si Thammarat's historic Buddhist temple complex Wat Phra Mahathat Woramahawihan on Unesco's tentative list for World Heritage Sites.
    national
  • Fri, 21 Jun 2013 00:00
    Nakhon Si Thammarat temple complex to be listed as a World Heritage Site
    Unesco's World Heritage Committee on Friday agreed to a Thai proposal to list as a World Heritage Site Wat Phra Mahathat Woramahawihan in Nakhon Si Thammarat province.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 21 Jun 2013 00:00
    Nakhon Si Thammarat temple complex to be listed as a World Heritage Site
    Unesco's World Heritage Committee on Friday agreed to a Thai proposal to list as a World Heritage Site Wat Phra Mahathat Woramahawihan in Nakhon Si Thammarat province.
    national
  • Fri, 21 Sep 2012 00:00
    Temple up for World Heritage
    Wat Phra Mahathat Woromaha Vihan, a Buddhist temple complex in Nakhon Si Thammarat dating back to 311 (BE 854), has been nominated as a World Heritage site, pending approval by the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation, the Fine Arts Depart
    national
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