3 Hindu Temples in Myanmar that you should visit - With photos & details

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3 Hindu Temples to explore in Myanmar

Largest of the mainland South East Asian nation. Overcame the long history of civil wars in 2011 to have a civilian government.

Ananda TempleNyaung-U, Myanmar (Burma)

Ananda Temple is titled the "Westminster Abbey of Burma" and displays a fusion of Mon and Indian type of architecture. This temple is the main attraction in Bagan. Ananda Temple is like a museum. You can study all kinds of Myanmar arts here — architecture, stone sculpture, stucco, glazed plaques, terra cotta, wood carving, the artwork of blacksmith, etc. It is one of the key attractions in this area.

Nat Hlaung KyaungAnawrahta Rd, Pagan, Myanmar (Burma)

The Nathlaung Kyaung Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Vishnu.  It is one of the oldest temples in Bagan and was built in the 11th century, during the reign of King Anawratha. The temple is set on a square template with steep-rising upper terraces. It may have been built by Indian artisans brought into Bagan, during the 10th century AD, to work on it and other temples. It is one of the famous spots in this area which is both architecturally and historically important.

Sri Kaali Amman Tamil TempleAnawrahta Rd, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)

This temple is famous for its colorful architecture and carved roofs that depict portraits and images of many Hindu Gods and Goddesses. Shri Kali Temple was constructed in 1871 with amazing architecture.