Places of Worship
Conspicuously located in front of the Grand Hyatt Erawan Hotel, this
shrine was erected in 1956. Legend has it that Lord Brahma employs
omnidirectional gaze to watch over and protect the mortal and
immortal worlds. Offering
set the Lord Brahma Shrine: An offering set includes 16 Incense
sticks along with 4
each candles, flowers garlands and sheets of gold leaf.
Located at the sprawling Central World shopping complex. The
Trimurti shrine consists
of 3 pillars representing the Hindu gods, Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva.
Offering to the
Trimurti Shrine: Red flowers, candles, and incense.
Also residing at Central World shopping complex, a shrine to the
elephant god Ganesh
is sits within sight to bring success and protection from harm to
Offering to Ganesh : Fresh flower garlands, bananas and fresh stalks
or juice of
GODDESS LAKAHMI STATUE
The Goddess Lakshmi Statue is located on the 4th floor of Gaysorn
Plaza. Lakshmi is
believed to be the wife of god Vishnu, and is regarded as the patron
deity of Wealth.
Offerings to Godddess Lakshmi: Coins or other symbols of wealth, as
well as lotus
blossoms and fresh stalks or juice of sugarcane.
Known as the God of Mercy, the Lord Narayana shrine can be found in
front of the
InterContinentalHotel. Lord Narayaba helps to protect business of
devotees from evil
spirits. Offering to Lord Narayana: Yellow items, such as fresh
Marigold garlands or
certain. Thai desserts and local textiles.
Located at Amarin Plaza, Lord Indra, known as the guardian of the
and the caretaker of universal goodness, has a fondness for sacred
fondness for sacred
elephants. Offering to Lord Indra: Small elephant figurines or fresh