Gold-topped temple opens in Raynham - 7News Boston WHDH-TV

Gold-topped temple opens in Raynham

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RAYNHAM, Mass. (WHDH) - The largest Thai Buddhist temple outside of Thailand opened its doors in Raynham over the weekend.

A high-ranking monk dedicated the Wat Nawamintararachutis temple to Thailand's king, who was born in the Boston-area in 1927. The facility cost $60 million to build.

Over 500 monks were on hand for the weekend-long celebration.
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