For accommodation that is truly exotic visitors can make plans to stay at a popular Koh Samui resort such as Anantara Lawana Resort & Spa Koh Samui. This hotel in Samui is an excellent base from which to experience the region’s distinctive natural beauty and culture.
The island of Koh Samui lies in the gulf of Thailand, and is one of the nation’s most precious treasures. From the moment guests arrive at the airport they will see the word exotic redefined in every corner. The island is not only a paradise for those looking for beautiful beaches and action packed adventure, but also has an underlining culture that can be seen throughout the island. As seen all across Asia religion is given a prominent place in Koh Samui and there are intriguing places of worship to visit that will give a holiday diversity and depth. Among these places of worship is the Sawadee Shrine, a site frequented by those who follow the Brahma religion.
The Brahma is believed to be the creator of all things in this world, and his devotees consider him to be a personification of kindness, sympathy, mercy and impartiality. It is said that the Brahma is one of the three Gods who are responsible for human welfare, each of them having varying moral principles. This faith has links to Buddhism which is the religion of the majority in Thailand, and many Buddhists too have immense respect for the cool tempered and generous God.
The Sawadee Shrine that represents the Brahma is visited by both locals and tourists, as they seek the benevolent blessings of prosperity this God bestows. The number of people that frequent the shrine has increased as more have faith in the Gods kindness, and they make requests to bring happiness and joy into their lives. The shrine is beautifully decorated in a style that is representative of Thailand, adorned in gold and attractive colors. Visitors will be able to see the faith and reverence that the local people posses, giving them a more in depth view of the culture that Thailand and the island of Koh Samui represent. The shrine is located near the IT complex, and if visitors are in the area they should stop by here.