Wat Rong Khun designed the white Buddhist temple in 1997 in Thailand, it looks like a heavenly item placed on earth by god. It’s the most detailed temple in Thailand, but some people would think it is only related to heaven due to it’s white and pure color, assuming if you look at it and imagine it in red and black it would look evil, but then we remember that Buddhism is not about heaven and hell it’s related to the cycle of life, reincarnation.

Courtesy of Siebe.

Courtesy of Siebe.

5th May the temple was heavily damaged by an earthquake and closed, the next day the artist said the temple won’t be rebuilt. On 7th May an engineering expert team confirmed that the structure were unharmed and an international support and the whole world convinced Rong to rebuild it and said he would return it’s beauty in 2 years.

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