Pechsamut Voraviharn Temple
Or called Wat Baan Laem.This temple housed the most sacred buddha image of Samut Songkhram called Luang Por Baan Laem. Originally,this temple called Wat Sri Champa.It was built in King Prasart Thong of Ayudhaya Kingdom . In 2307 B.E.,the Burmese invaders came to destroyed Pechaburi area. The people there moved to re-established their new town and called this area Baan Laem as the old settlement.
For the most sacred Buddha image, the legend told that the fishermen 've found 2 images from the Mae Klong bay , the sitting Buddha image (housed in Wat Ta Krao,Pechaburi) and standing Buddha image is Luang Por Baan Laem.
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