Chiang Mai monk creates most disturbing depiction of Naraka

A soft-spoken monk from Chiang Mai has created quite possibly the most disturbing depiction of Buddhist Hell we’ve seen yet complete with castration, disemboweling, bestiality, and more.


If the Venerable has really seen all of this in his visions prior to building the garden, then I am very happy he ended up as a monk :blush:


This is a little more extreme than most other Thai monasteries, but I didn’t see much that I haven’t seen in a number of other places.

Here’s a video of Wat Muang, in Ang Thong (not far north of Ayuttaya), which, in addition to the 92 metre Buddha image, includes a Hell Garden . This video includes both… YouTube