|Wat Thai Of Los Angeles, originally known as "Theravada Buddhist Center", is the largest Thai Theravada Buddhist Temple in the United States.|
Wat Thai is located near the Hollywood Freeway (170) at the crossing of Roscoe Blvd. and Coldwater Canyon Ave. The temple stands as a tribute to Thai architecture in California, because it is the Thai Buddhist temple in the U.S. constructed according to Thai architecture. It serves an estimated 40,000 Thais.