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KIAK-KIAK

The Snoozing God of Gods

He has gone to sleep for six thousand years. When he wakes up, the end of the world will come.

What we don't know is when he went to sleep. He has dozed his way out of our references and internet searches reveal only Malaysian black ants and a number of radio stations.

According to dear old Brewer's Dictionary, KIAK-KIAK is idolized in Bago (formerly Pegu) in Myanmar/Burma. Which is famous for its huge sleeping Buddha statue, the Shwethalyaung Buddha. Coincidence? We will have to sleep on it.

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Article last updated on 23 January 2013
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.

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ABOUT KIAK-KIAK : FACTS AND FIGURES
Name : KIAK-KIAK
Area or people : Burma/Myanmar, Malay
Location : South-East Asia
Gender : Male
Type : Deity
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 710

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