You will see them in the Grand Palace and other sacred places. Here, we explain their origin and meaning, to make your visit more interesting and perhaps warn you about them.
The soul of the people
Posts about the soul of the country. We refer to the opportunities to learn a little about the particular universe of the local community that welcomes the traveller.
On your trip you will see small shrines called little houses of spirits, colorful ties in the trees, altars with symbols. It’s the world of spirits and the animistic beliefs of many Thais. We try to explain the central belief of animism.
Buddhism will be very present on your trip to Thailand, so knowing a little about its principles will make what you see and hear more interesting.
It might seem weird to you, but the truth is that this division has an enormous significance in Thai society and culture. A difference that explains many things.
This is an interesting question when you travel through Thailand and visit Buddhist temples, here we venture to give our opinion. What do you think?
We tell you what Ramakien is, the meaning and why it is so important in Thai culture and the Thai people thinking, even nowadays.
Often the Ancestors’ spirits dwell there, but Why? The idea is to give western references to understand the reason for these small houses in the courtyards and gardens, to open the mind because they aren’t that much odd.