Wat Khunaram

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Wat Khunaram is a Buddhist temple on the island of Ko Samui in Surat Thani Province, Thailand. It is most notable for being the shrine of "the Mummy Monk", Luang Pho Daeng, who died in 1973 and directed that his body be put on display as a reminder of the transience of human existence. It is located in the area between Na Muang and Hua Thanon on Thai route 4169, the main route around the island. It is 13 km southeast of Nathon, the island's "capital city" and main port, and 6 km west of the resort town of Lamai Beach.[1]

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  1. ^ "Mummy Monk In Koh Samui". http://www.kosamui.com. Asia Web Direct. Retrieved July 31, 2013. External link in |website= (help)

Coordinates: 9°27′00″N 100°00′02″E / 9.4500°N 100.0005°E / 9.4500; 100.0005