I loved the atmosphere here , less touristy , full of local people & with markets on the street outside .
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Botahtaung Pagoda is related to Shwedagon in that it enshrines three of Buddha's hair relics brought back by the travelling brothers. Unfortunately, Botahtaung Pagoda is being refurbished so we couldn't see the outside but the scaffolding and mats covering the Pagoda are quite beautiful in...More
Although the street scene is chaotic and it can be crowded, it is a must see pagoda and easy to find because it is on the Strand. It is a very old Pagoda with many renovations and additions but it is spectacular. There are as...More
The pagoda is holy as houses what is believed to be a sacred hair of Gautama Buddha. Visit inside pagoda is beauty as decorate with all gold color wall. Many also visit Pagoda for pray to angle who believe can give one thing to each...More
This Buddha hair relic pagoda is near to the Yangon river and the strand hotel, which is at the southern part of Yangon city. It has so much history in this pagoda and the interior of the pagoda is open for people to enter and...More
This is the 2nd (smaller ) stupa which has strands of Buddha’s hair in Yangon,the first one being the Shwedagon Pagoda. Located by the river this pagoda is housed in a fairly big complex & the temple has some amazing fully gold corridors ( places...More