The restoration of the principal stupa in Prayurawongsawas Worawihan temple (or Wat Prayun) in Bangkok has been honoured with the Award of Excellence in the 2013 Unesco Asia-Pacific Heritage Awards for Cultural Heritage Conservation. The temple, located in Thon Buri near the Memorial Bridge, was selected more than 47 entries from 16 countries across the Asia-Pacific.
The principal stupa of Wat Prayurawongsawas.
The award recognises the work undertaken on the Phra Borommathat Maha Chedi and the attached hall, Pharin Pariyattithammasala, for its technical achievement and outstanding social impact sparked by a conservation project.
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