Kyauk Taw Gyi (White Marble Buddha)
ရန်ကုန်, Myanmar (Burma)
About Kyauk Taw Gyi (White Marble Buddha)
The temple features a 25 feet tall Buddha called the Loka Chantha Abhaya Labha Muni, which is carved out of a single piece of white marble.
Attractions near Kyauk Taw Gyi (White Marble Buddha)
Malamud Pagoda is popular for the giant statue depicting Buddha’s earlier lives. The pagoda is also known for its The Mae Lamu Pagoda Festival and it is usually held on a full moon in December.
The Kabar Aye Pagoda and the adjoining Maha Pasana Guha cave were built in 1952 by U Nu, the prime minister of Burma to host the 6th Buddhist council. The cave is 455 feet long and 370 feet wide. Inside, the assembly hall is 220 feet.
Inya Lake is an artificial lake created by the British as a water reservoir between 1882 and 1883. It is a huge lake and takes about two hours to circle the lake on foot.
It houses one of the most revered reclining Buddha images in the country.
The park contains a beautiful fountain with white elephants, Many plants, trees, and flowers can be found in this area.
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