Notes on the Geography of Indonesia: Borobudur 1: Photo 10
Rather than create long corridors, the paths around the terraces follow a zigzag layout. Pilgrims, who knew the stories the way we know movie stars, always circumambulated the terraces in a clockwise direction. That's the way in which the various narratives are laid out.
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