Young Monks

January 6 (part 3): More from Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon. Click images to enlarge them.

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In Shwedagon Pagoda, I photographed these young novice monks climbing a stairway to pray with an elder monk.


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The image is reminiscent of this painting by Min Wae Aung, whose work we saw in a Yangon gallery and which is imitated widely.


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The young monks at prayer under the gaze of watchful deities.

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