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Address: Kaba Aye Pagoda Road | Mayangone Township, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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A Pagoda with Buddha and 2 chief disciples relics in it

This Pagoda is a bit out of Yangon city centre but it's still worth a visit. It is beautifully glittering with cut glasses and gold. The internal top of Pagoda is surrounded with... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 December 2016
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

This Pagoda is actually my favorite Pagoda in Yangon. It has a different style of architecture compared to the other pagoda. Although it is located a bit far from downtown Yangon, it is worth to pay a visit since you will see a different style of neighborhood. It will need 15 mins walking from the nearby train station. It is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

in 1952, this pagoda and mahapasana cave was built in preparation for the 6th buddhist council. The sasana university and HQ of state sangha council are situated here. There are many buddha statues in this pagoda and in the center of the pagoda lies the relics of buddha and his 2 chief disciples. A must see!! You can explore around... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

This Pagoda is a bit out of Yangon city centre but it's still worth a visit. It is beautifully glittering with cut glasses and gold. The internal top of Pagoda is surrounded with wall painting on the life of Buddha. The centre room is kept with the relics of the Buddha and 2 chief disciples Sariputta and Mongalana. Near by... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

This pagoda is also known as the world peace pagoda. It's a little out of the city centre you may flag a taxi (around usd$5) or you may try the local train and get off at the yaegu station and do a bit of walking from there. The maha pasada cave is right next to this pagoda and you may... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

This 20th century pagoda was notable to me primarily because it is so different. There are many pictorial representations of the buddhas. I was glad we visited but would skip this if you are short on time.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

This venue is well worth a visit as it presents a different view of the Burmese/Buddhist culture. The beautiful works of art can be gazed upon for quite some time as they change in colour as the light changes.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Not as impressive as the main pagoda, but still worth visiting. I did it early morning but beware they open at 8 am

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Silence. Absolute Silence. A abode of peace. Beautiful gardens all around. I had visited the Pagoda as a kid. There was greenery all around. Now civilisation had taken its toll - the Pagoda is surrounded by high rises. In spite of that it has retained its identity - World Peace Pagoda. One can feel it when one visits this place.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

this is Mahamuni buddha image, this place is so calm. there's a big hall back side of this temple, the hall for monk meeting

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

You can spend you time here if you have free time to finish, it's just another medium size pagoda. Entry fees 3000kyat

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