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This picture taken on March 4, 2013 shows a Buddhist devotee applying a gold leaf on the Kyaikhtiyo (Golden Rock) pagoda in Myanmar's eastern Mon state. A well-known Buddhist pilgrimage site in Mon State, the Kyaikhtiyo pagoda is built on the top of a granite boulder covered with gold leaves pasted on by devotees. According to legend, the Golden Rock is perched on a strand of the Buddha's hair. AFP PHOTO / Ye Aung THU (Photo credit should read Ye Aung Thu/AFP/Getty Images)
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This picture taken on March 4, 2013 shows a Buddhist devotee applying a gold leaf on the Kyaikhtiyo (Golden Rock) pagoda in Myanmar's eastern Mon state. A well-known Buddhist pilgrimage site in Mon State, the Kyaikhtiyo pagoda is built on the top of a granite boulder covered with gold leaves pasted on by devotees. According to legend, the Golden Rock is perched on a strand of the Buddha's hair. AFP PHOTO / Ye Aung THU (Photo credit should read Ye Aung Thu/AFP/Getty Images)
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March 04, 2013
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This picture taken on March 4 2013 shows a Buddhist devotee applying... News Photo 163110840Applying,Buddhism,Gold,Horizontal,Leaf,Loyalty,Myanmar,Pagoda,Picture,Place of Worship,Religion,Rock,Show,StatePhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPThis picture taken on March 4, 2013 shows a Buddhist devotee applying a gold leaf on the Kyaikhtiyo (Golden Rock) pagoda in Myanmar's eastern Mon state. A well-known Buddhist pilgrimage site in Mon State, the Kyaikhtiyo pagoda is built on the top of a granite boulder covered with gold leaves pasted on by devotees. According to legend, the Golden Rock is perched on a strand of the Buddha's hair. AFP PHOTO / Ye Aung THU (Photo credit should read Ye Aung Thu/AFP/Getty Images)