Novice monks in Kawgoon Cave, Myanmar

Category: Sense of Place

 

Photo and caption by Didier Vanderperre

Kawgoon cave, 7th century A.D. It is located near Hpa An, in Kayin State and still remains pretty much off the beaten track. The cave is seldom visited, but I happened to be there on new year's day and it was packed with local people who came to pray and visit.

Location: Myanmar

 

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