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Rangoon: Bhikkhus at examination, Shwedagon Pagoda

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CollectionsArthur Llewellyn Basham
Title: Rangoon: Bhikkhus at examination, Shwedagon Pagoda
Author(s): Morgan, Kenneth W.
Photographer: Arthur Llewellyn Basham
Keywords: Burma: Pagan, Mandalay, Rangoon;daily life;slide set
Description: These young Bhikkhus are taking an examination in one of the Pali scriptures in the hope that they can add an academic title to their names. Usually about a dozen out of sixty taking the examination will pass. The arrangements have been made by the Buddhist laymen standing in the rear.
Other Identifiers: ANUA 682-3649


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