Peaceful Countenance
Tuesday, June 23, 2009 at 11:53AM
[chuck] in Dharma, Schwedagon Pagoda, Yangon

Close-up of one of the hundreds of statues of Buddha at the Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar (see Sunday at Shwedagon).  The painted lines are so simple and the face so beautifully rendered.  Exquisite Buddhist iconography.  I spent a long time gazing at this.    

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