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  Tham Thu La Han

 

Vietnam

Marble statue of Tham Thu La Han (Thám Thủ La Hán), i.e. Panthaka (fig.), one of the Eighteen Arahats (fig.), who is nicknamed the Raised Hand Lohan or Stretched Arms Arahat, at Chua Linh Ung (fig.), a Buddhist pagoda in Da Nang. He is here depicted seated on a mythical lion-like animal and holding as decanter.

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16°06'02.0"N 108°16'40.6"E