Educated Guesses on Architecture

Amateur architecture enthusiast, based in DC, hailing from Cleveland, and currently living in Cambodia.
Jul 6 '11
Golden stupa,Wat Doi Suthep, Chiang Mai, Thailand
A stupa (from Sanskrit: m., स्तूप, stūpa, Pāli: थुप “thūpa”, literally meaning “heap”) is a mound-like structure containing Buddhist relics, typically the remains of Buddha, used by Buddhists as a place of worship.

Golden stupa,Wat Doi Suthep, Chiang Mai, Thailand

A stupa (from Sanskrit: m., स्तूप, stūpa, Pāli: थुप “thūpa”, literally meaning “heap”) is a mound-like structure containing Buddhist relics, typically the remains of Buddha, used by Buddhists as a place of worship.

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