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Not exactly Lourdes…locals warned off taking the waters in Korat

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Health authorities in Korat have warned locals to stay away from a pool in a temple that has mysteriously turned purple.

Not exactly Lourdes...locals warned off taking the waters in Korat | News by Samui TimesSuperstitious villagers believed that the water in the heart shaped pool had sacred and magical properties.

Some people were collecting it to drink or wash away serious illnesses.

But now the health department have tested the water and roped off the area after finding bacteria had caused the strange color.

They are warning any visitors to the temple of Wat Ban Don Paeka in Noon Sung to stay away from the water at all costs.

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Not exactly Lourdes...locals warned off taking the waters in Korat | News by Samui Times

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