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Kyaiktiyo Pagoda (ကျိုက်ထီးရိုးဘုရား,; ကျာ်သိယဵု,, also known as Golden Rock) is a well-known Buddhist pilgrimage site in Mon State, Burma. [1]

22 relations: Alchemy, Angel, Śakra (Buddhism), Balancing rock, Buddhism, Buddhist cosmology, Full moon, Gautama Buddha, Kyaikto, Mahamuni Buddha Temple, Mon language, Mon State, Myanmar, Nat (spirit), Nāga, Pali, Shwedagon Pagoda, Tagundaing, Tanintharyi Region, Theravada, Trāyastriṃśa, Zawgyi.

Alchemy

Alchemy is an influential tradition whose practitioners have, from antiquity, claimed it to be the precursor to profound powers.

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Angel

An angel is a supernatural being or spirit found in various religions and mythologies.

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Śakra (Buddhism)

Śakra (शक्र) or Sakka (Pāli) is the ruler of the Trāyastriṃśa Heaven according to Buddhist cosmology.

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Balancing rock

A balancing rock, also called balanced rock or precarious boulder, is a naturally occurring geological formation featuring a large rock or boulder, sometimes of substantial size, resting on other rocks, bedrock or on glacial till.

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Buddhism

Buddhism is a nontheistic religion or philosophy (Sanskrit: dharma; Pali: धम्म dhamma) that encompasses a variety of traditions, beliefs and spiritual practices largely based on teachings attributed to Gautama Buddha, commonly known as the Buddha ("the awakened one").

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Buddhist cosmology

Buddhist cosmology is the description of the shape and evolution of the Universe according to the Buddhist scriptures and commentaries.

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Full moon

A full moon is the lunar phase that occurs when the Moon is completely illuminated as seen from the Earth.

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Gautama Buddha

Gautama Buddha, also known as Siddhārtha Gautama, Shakyamuni, or simply the Buddha, was a sage on whose teachings Buddhism was founded.

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Kyaikto

Kyaikto (ကျိုက်ထိုမြို့; ကျာ်ထဝ်) is a town in the Mon State of south-east Myanmar.

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Mahamuni Buddha Temple

The Mahamuni Buddha Temple (မဟာမုနိဘုရားကြီး,; also called the Mahamuni Pagoda) is a Buddhist temple and major pilgrimage site, located southwest of Mandalay, Burma (Myanmar).

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Mon language

The Mon language (ဘာသာ မန်; မွန်ဘာသာ) is an Austroasiatic language spoken by the Mon people, who live in Myanmar and Thailand.

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Mon State

Mon State (မွန်ပြည်နယ်,; တွဵုရးဍုၚ်မန်၊ ရးမညဒေသ) is an administrative division of Myanmar.

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Myanmar

Myanmar (or (also with the stress on first syllable)), officially the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and also known as Burma, is a sovereign state in Southeast Asia bordered by Bangladesh, India, China, Laos and Thailand.

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Nat (spirit)

The nats are spirits worshipped in Burma (or Myanmar) in conjunction with Buddhism.

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Nāga

Nāga (IAST: nāgá) is the Sanskrit and Pali word for a deity or class of entity or being, taking the form of a very great snake—specifically the king cobra, found in Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Sikhism.

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Pali

Pali is a Prakrit language native to the Indian subcontinent.

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Shwedagon Pagoda

The Shwedagon Pagoda (MLCTS); ကျာ် လ္ဂုၚ်,, officially named Shwedagon Zedi Daw and also known as the Great Dagon Pagoda and the Golden Pagoda, is a gilded stupa located in Yangon, Myanmar.

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Tagundaing

Tagundaing (တံခွန်တိုင်) refers to an ornamented monumental column or flagstaff, typically, found within the grounds of Burmese Buddhist pagodas and monasteries.

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Tanintharyi Region

Tanintharyi Region (တနင်္သာရီတိုင်းဒေသကြီး,; Mon: or; formerly Tenasserim Division and subsequently Tanintharyi Division, is an administrative region of Myanmar, covering the long narrow southern part of the country on the Kra Isthmus. It borders the Andaman Sea to the west and the Tenasserim Hills, beyond which lies Thailand, to the east. To the north is the Mon State. There are many islands off the coast, the large Mergui Archipelago in the southern and central coastal areas and the smaller Moscos Islands off the northern shores. The capital of the division is Dawei (Tavoy). Other important cities are Myeik (Mergui) and Kawthaung. The division covers an area of 43,344.9 km², and had a population of 1,406,434 at the 2014 Census.

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Theravada

Theravāda (Pali, literally "school of the elder monks") is a branch of Buddhism that uses the teaching of the Pāli Canon, a collection of the oldest recorded Buddhist texts, as its doctrinal core, but also includes a rich diversity of traditions and practices that have developed over its long history of interactions with various cultures and communities.

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Trāyastriṃśa

The (Sanskrit; Pali) heaven is an important world of the devas in Hindu and Buddhist cosmology.

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Zawgyi

Zawgyi a Burmese shaman or magician, skilled in Tantric lore, and may refer to.

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Redirects here:

Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda, Kyaiktiyo, Kyaiktiyo Paya.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kyaiktiyo_Pagoda

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