The Seashell “Temple of the Dawn” in Taiwan

The Pei Khe Miao is the Chinese name for the unique seashell temple that is completely made of seashells. It is an amazing architectural curiosity locates on the hills close to San Chih in the northern part of Taiwan.The temple has the longest original name, just try to repeat:
Wat Arunratchawararam Ratchaworamahavihara
The temple has small tunnel lined with Buddhist Gods at the backside. It is one of the miracle wonder in the world. All the mosaics on the wall of the temple are made of seashells and corals. The seashells and bits of porcelain used to make the mosaic collages designs had previously been used as ballast by boats coming to Bangkok from China.
This amazing seashell creation will make your jaws drop.
Check this nice video:

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