söndag 10 augusti 2014

Scwedagon Pagoda

Visible from all parts of the city, this pagoda is touted to be one of the most magnificent monuments on earth, housing the relics of the Lord Buddha including eight hairs from his head. It's stupa is covered with 8,000 solid gold plates and its tips set with diamonds, rubies, sapphires and topaz, making it the most prominent landmark around.