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.
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.
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
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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 : 473
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