Mingun Bell, one of the largest ringing bells in the
world. It was cast between 1808 and 1810, to be used in
It weighs 55555 viss, i.e. a Burmese measurement that equals 90 ton and 719
kilogram, and of which 5 times the digit 5 was considered to be a lucky number
in astrology. This number is painted in white on the front of the bell, in
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