Catagorize: Landmarks and Memorials
The Monument of Krommaluang Prachaksinlapakhom is in the heart of Udon Thani city. Born in 1856 as a son of King Rama IV (Phrabat Somdet Phra Chomklaochaoyuhua) and the King’s Consort Sangwan (Chao Chom Manda Sangwan), as a regent to King Rama V, ruled the Northern Circle (later called the “Udon Circle”) between 1893 and 1899.
As the founder of Udon town in 1893, he set out the civil administration order and served important official duties for the public benefits. The monument symbolizes the highest tribute paid to the prince by the people of Udon Thani and the ceremony to worship him.
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