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  amalaka

 

Thailand

The amalaka on the kalasa (fig.) or spire of Wat Vishnu, a small Hindu temple in Bangkok. The front gable is decorated with the sign for the word Aum (fig.).

See also THEMATIC STREET LIGHT (1), (2) (3) and (4).

1345'05.2"N 10030'06.7"E