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Wonders of Burma: Myths and Magic

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Burma and Buddhism are intertwined, thanks to centuries of ancient mythology and thousands of golden monuments of worship. Join us as we explore this spiritual revolution and how it triggered a wave of temple-building in honor of the Buddha.

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Burma and Buddhism are intertwined, thanks to centuries of ancient mythology and thousands of golden monuments of worship. It all began with the Pagan Kingdom about 1,000 years ago, when Anawrahta, a great king, and Shin Arahan, a Buddhist monk, together incited one of the greatest religious reformations in Asian history. Join us as we explore this spiritual revolution and how it triggered a wave of temple-building in honor of the Buddha.

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