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The company plans a $1 million makeover that will include an Asian-style gate and pagoda-style roofs on the center’s five buildings.
Focus on the most beautiful sections of the temple trail—like the five-storied pagoda at temple 31—and save time to visit the country’s oldest Kabuki theater, Old Konpira.
Once the site was identified, Mr. Hun Sen arranged for the temple ruins and a nearby pagoda to be restored and surrounded with pleasure grounds.
If your neighbors have worked hard to have a community of pleasant, rather standard landscapes with shade trees, green shrubs, groundcovers and lawngrasses, think twice about jangling it up with giant cacti and yuccas, huge boulders and pagodas.
In the Chinese Art Deco carpets, central expanses in heady amethyst purple, emerald green, citrine yellow, fuchsia, teal and midnight blue are scattered with peonies and pagodas rendered in a simplified, stylized manner.
Housed in a three-story building with a pagoda-style red tile roof, the club occupies a prominent spot in Chinatown’s central plaza.
Well, sure, but why not cater to wealthy guests who want to healthify their holidays by meditating in a pagoda and gorging on omega-3s in the lap of luxury?
The women hammered kettledrums and struck a gong suspended from a pagoda.
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