Dagobas

Ceylonese and Singhalese stupas, generally with a tripartite base and a dome surmounted by a small pavilionlike structure and a spire. Relics are often kept in these Buddhist mounds.

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18152
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dagobas
dagoba
dagabas
dagoba's Dutch
estupa campaniforme Spanish
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Ceylonese and Singhalese stupas, generally with a tripartite base and a dome surmounted by a small pavilionlike structure and a spire. Relics are often kept in these Buddhist mounds.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300127038. The J. Paul Getty Trust.