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alt: Photo 9

title: Môn – Another type of monastery: the hollow cetiyas. Ideal for jhanic absorptions, only condition is to be in good health. This golden cetiya leaves room for only one person and doesn't permit the standing position.

longdesc: Small hollowed pagoda, from a rare style. A the base, three white paint levels and covered of guilded small little pagodas. Up, a socle decorated with a lotus flower, on witch stands the " bell "-all guilted- of the pagoda. Down of this bell, a convex part with a pumkin form and witch it is impossible inside to get in and sit (for meditating for exemple).