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Kyaiktiyo Pagoda

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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, Mawlamyine, Mon language, Mon State, Myanmar, Nat (spirit), Nāga, Pali, Shwedagon Pagoda, Tagundaing, Tanintharyi Region, Theravada, Trāyastriṃśa.


Alchemy is a philosophical and protoscientific tradition practiced throughout Europe, Africa, Brazil and Asia.

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

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Śakra (Buddhism)

Śakra (Sanskrit: शक्र; Pali: सक्क Sakka) 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 is the world's fourth-largest religion with over 520 million followers, or over 7% of the global population, known as Buddhists.

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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

The full moon is the lunar phase when the Moon appears fully illuminated from Earth's perspective.

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Gautama Buddha

Gautama Buddha (c. 563/480 – c. 483/400 BCE), also known as Siddhārtha Gautama, Shakyamuni Buddha, or simply the Buddha, after the title of Buddha, was an ascetic (śramaṇa) and sage, on whose teachings Buddhism was founded.

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Kyaikto (ကျိုက်ထိုမြို့; ကျာ်ထဝ်) is a town in the Mon State of southeast 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, Myanmar (Burma) (Myanmar).

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Mawlamyine (also spelled Mawlamyaing; မတ်မလီု), formerly Moulmein, is the fourth largest city of Myanmar (Burma), World Gazetteer 300 km south east of Yangon and 70 km south of Thaton, at the mouth of Thanlwin (Salween) River.

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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, officially the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and also known as Burma, is a sovereign state in Southeast Asia.

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Nat (spirit)

The nats (နတ်‌; MLCTS: nat) are spirits worshipped in Myanmar in conjunction with Buddhism.

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Nāga (IAST: nāgá; Devanāgarī: नाग) 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 the Indian religions of Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism.

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Pali, or Magadhan, is a Middle Indo-Aryan language native to the Indian subcontinent.

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Shwedagon Pagoda

The Shwedagon Pagoda (MLCTS), officially named Shwedagon Zedi Daw (ရွှေတိဂုံစေတီတော်) 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 (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; Tanah Sari; 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.

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Theravāda (Pali, literally "school of the elder monks") is a branch of Buddhism that uses the Buddha's teaching preserved in the Pāli Canon as its doctrinal core.

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

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

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