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Shwedagon Pagoda

Shwedagon Pagoda, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)

Buddhist Temples
Tombs
Notable Architectures

About Shwedagon Pagoda

The most sacred Buddhist pagoda in Myanmar, as it is believed to contain relics of the four previous Buddhas of the present era. These relics include the staff of Kakusandha, the water filter of Koṇāgamana, a piece of the robe of Kassapa, and eight strands of hair from the head of Gautama.



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The most developed region of Myanmar and the main international gateway.