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  Shwedagon

 

Myanmar

Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon, Burma. It is reportedly covered with 60 tons of gold. In Burmese a pagoda, stupa or chedi is referred to as zedi, zedi taw or zedi daw (fig.).

See THAILAND'S NEIGHBOURS & BEYOND, PANORAMA PICTURE, and POSTAGE STAMP.

1647'54.2"N 9608'58.7"E