Over centuries, Buddhist shrines have been very much part and parcel of our
culture and heritage.
The artistic creations
related to these shrines bear testimony to a great
civilisation that existed since the introduction
of Buddhism in the
3rd Century BC. They are not mere places of Buddhist worship but marvels of
We landed in the ‘Suwarnabhumi’ Airport, Thailand. The airport was huge! Much bigger than the Katunayake Airport.
I was so excited.
We were picked up by
the ‘First Hotel’ cab
service. On the way, I saw how neat, clean and wide the roads are. We were travelling at great speed, because we mostly travelled on highways.On the sides of the highway, pink papery flowers named ‘Bougainvillea’ are grown. It is a very pretty sight.