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Chinese Buddha sacred tooth relic arrives in Myanmar

11-07-2011 10:29 BJT

Myanmar Vice President Dr. Sai Mauk Kham (L) shakes hands with Wang Zuoan, head of China's
State Administration for Religious Affairs, who led a Chinese Buddhist delegation which
escorted the arrival of the Chinese Buddha sacred tooth relic in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, Nov.
6, 2011. The sacred tooth relic, which is treasured in the Lingguang Temple in China's
Beijing, was conveyed to Myanmar's new capital of Nay Pyi Taw Sunday afternoon for 48-day
public obeisance in the country. It is the fourth time that the Chinese Buddha sacred tooth
relic was brought to the country for obeisance, following those in 1955, 1994 and 1996.
(Xinhua/ U Aung)

Venerable monks carry a Chinese Buddha sacred tooth relic in a float around the Uppatasanti
Pagoda in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, Nov. 6, 2011. The sacred tooth relic, which is treasured in
the Lingguang Temple in China's Beijing, was conveyed to Myanmar's new capital of Nay Pyi
Taw Sunday afternoon for 48-day public obeisance in the country. It is the fourth time that
the Chinese Buddha sacred tooth relic was brought to the country for obeisance, following
those in 1955, 1994 and 1996. (Xinhua/ U Aung)

Buddhist followers pay homage to the Chinese Buddha sacred tooth relic at the Uppatasanti
Cave in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, Nov. 6, 2011. The sacred tooth relic, which is treasured in
the Lingguang Temple in China's Beijing, was conveyed to Myanmar's new capital of Nay Pyi
Taw Sunday afternoon for 48-day public obeisance in the country. It is the fourth time that
the Chinese Buddha sacred tooth relic was brought to the country for obeisance, following
those in 1955, 1994 and 1996. (Xinhua/ U Aung)

Venerable monks carry a Chinese Buddha sacred tooth relic from the special plane at the
airport of Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, Nov. 6, 2011. The sacred tooth relic, which is treasured
in the Lingguang Temple in China's Beijing, was conveyed to Myanmar's new capital of Nay
Pyi Taw Sunday afternoon for 48-day public obeisance in the country. It is the fourth time
that the Chinese Buddha sacred tooth relic was brought to the country for obeisance,
following those in 1955, 1994 and 1996. (Xinhua/ U Aung)

Venerable monks carry a Chinese Buddha sacred tooth relic from the special plane at the
airport of Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, Nov. 6, 2011. The sacred tooth relic, which is treasured
in the Lingguang Temple in China's Beijing, was conveyed to Myanmar's new capital of Nay
Pyi Taw Sunday afternoon for 48-day public obeisance in the country. It is the fourth time
that the Chinese Buddha sacred tooth relic was brought to the country for obeisance,
following those in 1955, 1994 and 1996. (Xinhua/ U Aung)

Buddhist followers greet the Chinese Buddha sacred tooth relic carried by venerable monks
from the special plane at the airport of Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, Nov. 6, 2011. The sacred
tooth relic, which is treasured in the Lingguang Temple in China's Beijing, was conveyed to
Myanmar's new capital of Nay Pyi Taw Sunday afternoon for 48-day public obeisance in the
country. It is the fourth time that the Chinese Buddha sacred tooth relic was brought to
the country for obeisance, following those in 1955, 1994 and 1996. (Xinhua/ U Aung)

Photo taken on Nov. 6, 2011 shows the Chinese Buddha sacred
tooth relic at the Uppatasanti Cave in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar.
The sacred tooth relic, which is treasured in the Lingguang
Temple in China's Beijing, was conveyed to Myanmar's new
capital of Nay Pyi Taw Sunday afternoon for 48-day public
obeisance in the country. It is the fourth time that the
Chinese Buddha sacred tooth relic was brought to the country
for obeisance, following those in 1955, 1994 and 1996.
(Xinhua/ U Aung)

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Editor:Wang Xiaomei |Source: Xinhua

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