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  Wet Thonedaree

 

Thailand

Thoranih, the deity of the earth (fig.), is in Myanmar known as Wet Thonedaree or Wathoun Darei (fig.), and is represented as a rather feminine-looking male figure, as can be seen in this apparently antique statue from Burma.

See also POSTAGE STAMPS (1) and (2), as well as TRAVEL PICTURES.