Discovering the Sacred Seven Day Buddhas of Myanmar: A Guide to Birth Day Worship and Blessings at Shwedagon Pagoda

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The “Seven Day Buddhas” is a concept found in Myanmar (formerly Burma) and other Theravada Buddhist countries, reflecting a deep intertwining of Buddhism with astrology and local beliefs. This concept assigns a specific Buddha image or posture to each day of the week, and it is believed that the Buddha image corresponding to the day … Read more