December 15, 2016

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Locals flock to capital’s pagodas

Pilgrims visit Uppatasanti Pagoda in Nay Pyi Taw on fullmoon day of Tazaungmon. Photo: MNA
Pilgrims visit Uppatasanti Pagoda in Nay Pyi Taw on fullmoon day of Tazaungmon. Photo: MNA

PAGODAS across Nay Pyi Taw council area, particularly the Thatta Thattaha Maha Bawdi Pagoda, the replica of Bodh Gaya, saw huge crowds of devotees on the fullmoon day of Tazaungmone.
The devotees donated water, flowers, lights and offertories to various forms of Buddha images on the platform of Uppatasanti Pagoda. The offerings commenced at 6 pm yesterday with recitations of Buddha’s teachings by religious associations.
Significant places in the area such as the Water Fountain Garden, Safari Park and hot springs were also visited on the day.
Many charity fairs were also held in the capital.—Myanmar News Agency

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