Wat That Thong is a serene oasis of calm in the big, bustling city of Bangkok. Every temple in Thailand has monks that are respected and considered to be "powerful", with Wat That Thong being no exception.
Our wrist bands have been blessed by a senior monk at Wat That Thong and bring with them the belief the bearer is watched over by Buddha who is able to ward off evil. Even with this level of protection, sometimes bad things happen; Thais refer to this as "Buddha blinked". The wrist bands are not intended to be "lucky"; they are worn in the belief that good things will happen by the avoidance of bad