Monastery Cat
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One of the resident cats at the Nga Phe Kyaung Monastery basking in the sun. Also known as the Jumping Cat Monastery, the 18th century teak structure was built on stilts over Inle Lake in northern Burma. For over 20 years the monks have been training their cats to jump through hoops held in the air.

Photo taken in December, 2008.
Equipment used: D300, Nikkor 18-200mm VR lens at 170mm, f/7.1, 1/200 sec., ISO 800, handheld.
· Date: Tue 30-March-2010 · Views: 1636 · Filesize: 87.3KB, 154.5KB · Dimensions: 683 x 1024 ·
Keywords: Burma, Myanmar, Travel, Cat, Jumping Cat Monastery
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