Wat Chedi Jet Taew

Wat Chedi Jet Taew

This temple is located opposite to Wat Chang Lom. The important constructions in this temple are the main Chedi with lotus shape top, a Viharn building and 33 subordinate Chedis. A demarcation wall surrounded all the constructions. A temple ditch originally surrounded the whole building complex.The temple had been called Wat Chedi Jet Thaew which means the temple with 7 rows of Chedis, because there are many subordinate Chedis here. The subordinate Chedis are quite famous. These bear various styles of art such as Lankan, Pagan, and Srivijaya. The late Prince Damrongjanuphap suggested that this might be the temple where the remains of the Sukhothai royal family were kept.
The Chedi Jet Taew got its name from its seven rows of chedi which were built in many styles like Lankan, Pagan, and Srivijaya and is claimed by Prince Damrongjanuphap that this temple could be where they kept the bones of the royal family during Sukhothai period. The significant creations here are the chedi with the lotus shape, the viharn and 33 subordinate chedi located.

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