Nok Tantima (Tantima bird), mythological creature, The Grand Palace,Bangkok 2/2011

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F. Zaman on May 1, 2011

Nok Tantima (Tantima bird):, This bronze statue is a "Nok Tantima" (Tantima bird), a relative to the more famous "Garuda". It's guarding the Viharn Yod in Wat Phra Kaew, Bangkok, Thailand. (Four more Tantima can be seen guarding the entrance to Buddhaisawan-Chapel in National Museum in Bangkok.)

Chinappi on May 5, 2011

<< LIKE >>.

See you soon… Best regards from France (Grasse).

F. Zaman on May 7, 2011

Chinappi,thank you

Mel Figueroa on April 11, 2012

Me gusta Like muy bonita foto hermosa escultura

Recibe saludos cordiales, Mel

F. Zaman on April 11, 2012

Mel Figueroa,thank you

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Photo taken in Grand Palace, Phra Borom Maha Ratchawang, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200, Thailand

Photo details

  • Uploaded on May 1, 2011
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by F. Zaman
    • Camera: Canon EOS 1000D
    • Taken on 2011/02/18 08:23:05
    • Exposure: 0.008s (1/125)
    • Focal Length: 28.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/8.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO200
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash