Shwesandaw Phaya

Local nameရွှေဆံတော်ဘုရား Shwesandaw Pagoda
LocationNyaung-U Township, Myanmar

The Shwesandaw Pagoda is a Buddhist pagoda located in Bagan, Myanmar. It is the tallest pagoda in Bagan, and contains a series of five terraces, topped with a cylindrical stupa, which has a bejewelled umbrella. The pagoda was built by King Anawrahta in 1057, and once contained terra cotta tiles depicting scenes from the Jataka. Enshrined within the pagoda are sacred hairs of Gautama Buddha, which were obtained from Thaton.

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Shwe San Daw Phaya @ Dong Min Kim
Private Half Day Bagan Temple Tour from 70 USD

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Address (Unnamed Road), Nyaung-U, Myanmar (Burma)

Coordinates 21°9'49.397" N 94°51'57.878" E

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Private Half Day Bagan Temple Tour

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