The Ancient City in Samut Prakan (Muang Boran)
The Shrine Housing the City Pillar is another kind of Buddhism monument which reflects the belief of local Thai villagers in superstitious power. They believe that spirit are inherited in their houses and village.
They induce the spirits to stay in the shrine, a symbol of the respect and faith, which they have built for them. This makes the people feel confident that they and their community will always be protected by the holy spirits from all harm.