Worshipers at the Shwedagon Pagoda

January 6 (Part 5) in Yangon, Myanmar at the great Shwedagon Zedi Daw. Click images to enlarge them.


A crowd of worshipers facing a crowd of images.


Volunteers, formed into teams, accumulate merit by sweeping the temple grounds.


Merit is also achieved by washing the Buddha, splashing cups of water on his image.

About this Entry

This page contains a single entry by Victor Bloomfield published on January 18, 2013 11:32 AM.

People in Shwedagon was the previous entry in this blog.

Splendors of Shwedagon is the next entry in this blog.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.