Mawlamyine Things to Do

  • scene from hell inside reclynin` Buddha
    scene from hell inside reclynin` Buddha
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  • mountain on the way to reclynin` Buddha
    mountain on the way to reclynin` Buddha
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  • stream on the way to reclynin` Buddha
    stream on the way to reclynin` Buddha
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    The biggest reclyning Buddha

    by vodolaz Written Jul 14, 2006

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    Win Sein Taw Ya
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    This is the biggest reclyning Buddha in the World , by name Win Sein Taw Ya .This Buddha is still under construction . But you can go inside this sculpture and see different sculptural scenes about what is waitin` for in Hell , sinner !
    Also you can see a panoramic view from this giant Buddha...

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    1. Where the Old Moulmein Pagoda is...

    by vodolaz Written Jul 14, 2006

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    the road to Mandalay...
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    Rudyard Kipling started his ` Mandalay ` poem with the words ` By the old Moulmein Pagoda , lookin` lazy at the sea...`
    This is Kyaikthanlan Pagoda in Mawlamyine city ...
    But it is not main thing.
    The point is that there is the Ward in Mawlamyine city , called Mandalay...
    Kipling was referring to Mandalay Ward located at the base of Kyaikthanlan pagoda, but not the Mandalay city in central Burma , as most people think...

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    Yahantha Ngaya Pagoda

    by vodolaz Updated Jul 14, 2006

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    downstair with monk
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    You can see there some histories of Buddha by sculptures in local small museum , and then take a walk up - and downstair with sculptural monks and count them...

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