Golden Rock, Kyaikhtiyo, Myanmar

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Taken the 29/01/14
The Golden Rock, a very important pilgrimage site for Buddhist people, appears about 1100 meter above sea level up in the deep green Kyaikhtiyo Mountains, delicately balanced on the edge of a cliff. He will not tumble, not today, not tomorrow, never. A single hair of Buddha himself takes care of it, hidden since thousand years in a graceful little Pagoda on top of the Golden Rock. A true wonder, typical for Burma, typical for a world of faith where ghosts, legendary kings, wise old men and of course the enlightened one meet together.
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Latitude: 17° 28' 53" N, Longitude: 97° 5' 53" E see »

Location: Myanmar

Comments on panorama:

Just like being there....thank you for taking us to such wondweful places!!
By Henry Alvarez | 04/03/14 - 09:44:35 GMT +0100
Thanks much for seeing the beauty, really nice feedback! :)
By Wilfried Glocar | 04/03/14 - 12:52:27 GMT +0100

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