When entering Kid Mai Death Cafe, many people feel "hairs on the back of their necks" because they mistakenly think they have entered a funeral. However, this is really a cafe with extremely deep humanistic meanings.
If you are too "bored" of lovely cafes with shimmering virtual living views, please travel to Thailand and check-in Kid Mai Death Cafe – unique cafe, inspired by death.
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Discover Kid Mai Death Cafe, the most unique cafe in Bangkok
Kid Mai Death Cafe located next to the bank and BTS station on Aree Soi 1, Bangkok, Thailand. Different from other regular coffee shops , Kid Mai Death cafe decorated with coffins, human bones, gloomy music and drinks named: birth, old age, sickness, death.
This unique cafe Veeranut Rojanaprapa was founded by Dr. Veeranut Rojanaprapa with the aim of Buddhism, to send the message that if we are more aware of our death, we will behave more altruistically.
Rojanaprapa also shared that “the Buddhist sense of death is strong enough to make people realize the value of life” and understood this to mean that “all greed and anger will automatically decrease. “.
Don't stop there, inside death cafe It also hangs many slogans and questions such as "Are you ready to sleep and never wake up again?", "You won't be able to take it with you". whatever when you die. “If you want to write something down, grab a pen and write your last words in the will on the table.
A visitor comes Kid Mai Death Cafe To share: “I feel uncomfortable in the coffin. I feel like I'm dead, not being able to see my parents, relatives, friends. I can't do what I want. I was really scared.”
Although the small corner setting of the restaurant is easy to make diners "goosebumps", the message it brings is extremely humane. Because when you come here, you will experience the feeling of attending your own funeral, from there, you will know to appreciate this life more. And yet, they will also realize that the world is just a temporary place, when they die, they can't take anything with them, whether it's money or fame, career, etc.
Every day, the bar is open to serve drinks from 10am to 19pm. The area for the dead will be open from 12 noon to midnight. Visitors come Kid Mai Death Cafe can experience the feeling of climbing into the coffin and lying inside, cover the lid for about 3 minutes. Coupon holders will receive a discount of 20baht ($1) on in-store bills.
Besides the positive reception thanks to the meaningful message, Little Maid of Death also received a lot of criticism and criticism. Some people consider this bar inappropriate because it brings mourning. Some people even avoid going through this store because they feel uncomfortable. However, Veeranut welcomes all comments about his little corner, whether praise or criticism. For him, getting everyone's feedback has been a success.
Whether you like to discover new things or come Kid Mai Death Cafe Just to satisfy curiosity, this is also an experience worth trying. Most people who come here fantasize about what they will die later, and those dying experiences will inspire them to cherish life's precious moments. They will never know the day they will die, so live each day to the fullest and most meaningfully.
The Kid Mai Death Cafe
Location: 1191 Phaholyothin rd. Phayathai, Bangkok, Thailand
Phone: + 66 92 261 0150 / 66 065 095 6959 +
Business hours: Open daily from 10am to 7pm
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