WAT SONG KUSON
Wat Song Kuson
or the "
Monastery upholding Benevolence
" is an active monastery
located off the city island in the south eastern area of Ayutthaya in Ko Rian sub-district.
The temple is located on the east bank of the
Chao Phraya River
, just south of the
Wat Khok Yai Suk
It has the classic monastic structures in situ (ubosot, vihara, bell tower, etc). Wat Song
Kuson is a post-Ayutthayan era temple.
Text & photographs by Tricky Vandenberg - July 2010