Wat Chaiwatthanaram Buddha Gallery
วัดไชยวัฒนาราม พะไลพระพุทธรูป
left right
2007 Photograph, Portion of the Buddha Gallery that surrounds the inner courtyard, Ayutthaya, Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya, Thailand. © 2020.
ภาพถ่าย ๒๕๕๐ วัดไชยวัฒนาราม พะไลพระพุทธรูป อยุธยา พระนครศรีอยุธยา ประเทศไทย
These Buddha images, seated on a lotus throne in the Earth-touching or Witness attitude with the right hand pointing toward the Earth, were deliberately decapitated and mutilated by the Burmese after they conquered Ayutthaya. 
Jian Zhe Li

Scenic Photography by Gerry Gantt from Thailand, the land of Golden Wats.
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