Schwedegon Pagoda, Yangon, Myanmar
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Sitting with the Buddhas
Schwedegon Pagoda
Monk at the Schwedegon pagoda.
Schwedegon Pagoda, Yangon, Myanmar
Sunset in Rangoon.
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Sitting with the Buddhas
Schwedegon Pagoda
Monk at the Schwedegon pagoda.
Schwedegon Pagoda, Yangon, Myanmar
Sunset in Rangoon.
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Sunset in Rangoon.
Sunset from the plaza of the Schwedegon Pagoda, Rangoon, Burma.
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Schwedegon Pagoda, Yangon, Myanmar
The plaza surrounding the pagoda was thronged with visitors celebrating the 2,600 year anniversary of this pagoda. Sunset.
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Monk at the Schwedegon pagoda.
Apparently, monks take photographs. They are very friendly and eager to speak with foreigners and love to practice their English.
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Schwedegon Pagoda
Hundreds of smaller stupas surround the central Schwedegon Pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar. This year marks its 2,600 year anniversary celebration. It is the respository of 8 hairs of the Buddha, and is one of Buddhisms major holy temples. A must do in Yangon.
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Sitting with the Buddhas
Pilgrims rest with some of the hundreds of images of the Buddha surrounding the main stupa of the Schwedegon Pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar.
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New monks get their class picture taken.
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