Phra Rahu Picture

Here's the deity of luck in Krabi. Phra Rahu is actually a hindu figure.

It is actually a head of an Asura. The Asura Rahu drank some divine nectar during one of the main event in Hindu mythology. The sun and moon called Vishnu and he cut Rahu's head off.

Rahu is blamed for eclipses. Hanuman attempted to eat the sun too, but then he saw Rahu.

This is actually the ceiling. If I didn't look up I would have miss out this gold.
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