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This is the panorama view from the top of the pagoda at Kek Lok Si ( Temple of Supreme Bliss) temple in Georgetown, it is the largest buddhist temple in south east asia.
The construction began in 1890 and finished in 1930 when the seven story pagoda was completed.This pagoda combines a Chinese octagonal base with a middle tier of Thai design, and a Burmese crown; reflecting the temple's embrace of both Mahayana and Theravada Buddhism.
The temple is a focal point of festivals of the Chinese community in Penang

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  • Copyright: federico ce (federico) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 524 W: 0 N: 700] (6109)
  • Genre: Luoghi
  • Medium: Colore
  • Date Taken: 2009-10-19
  • Categories: Architettura
  • Esposizione: f/22, 1/15 secondi
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  • Versione Foto: Versione Originale
  • Date Submitted: 2009-10-21 9:00
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