Sacred Sites of Burma
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Yayıncı River Books ( 03 / 2011 ) ISBN 9789749863602 | 16,99x23,19x2,21 cm. | İngilizce | 300 Sayfa | Türler Sanat Tarihi
HardCover. Pages: 300 Publisher: Antique Collectors Club he sacred sites of Burma are amongst the most beautiful and spectacular in all of Asia. However. the fame and sacredness of these holy places rests almost solely on the myths and legends that surround their founding and the origins of their relics. The Buddha himself presented strands of his hair to two travelling merchants in Bodh Gaya. India. The pair returned to Burma where these 'living hairs' are venerated as the country's most sacred relics. now enshrined in the Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon. It appears that this myth arose amongst the Mon but today it is known throughout the land. Similar myths and legends abound in Burma. always in connection with a sacred site. whether it be the cast onze Mahamuni Buddha in Mandalay. the Buddha footprints found at Magwe or curious geological phenomena such as the Golden Rock at K...