Dvarapala at Wat Phra That Doi Kham
Dvarapala at Wat Phra That Doi Kham


A dvarapala, otherwise known as a dvarapalaka, is a gate or door guardian commonly found in Buddhist, Hindu and Jainist cultures. It is often portrayed as a grotesque, fearsome giant, usually armed with a weapon – the most common being a type of mace known as a gada.

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Location: Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai Province, Thailand

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Dvarapala at Wat Phra That Doi Kham


A dvarapala, otherwise known as a dvarapalaka, is a gate or door guardian commonly found in Buddhist, Hindu and Jainist cultures. It is often portrayed as a grotesque, fearsome giant, usually armed with a weapon – the most common being a type of mace known as a gada.

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Reference no: 0052226

Location: Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai Province, Thailand

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