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RELIGION & MYTHOLOGY

  

 

 

  nagah

 

Myanmar

Nagah are Burmese-style dragons, i.e. mythological, naga-like creatures, yet with legs. In Myanmar, many ‒especially smaller‒ stupas are flanked by these compound animals, usually vertically and with the head below, yet raised upward in a U-shape.

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