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  Golden Palace Monastery

 

Myanmar

Shwenandaw Kyaung at the foot of Mandalay Hill (fig.), and which in English is known as the Golden Palace Monastery.

 

Being a former palace building, which after the death of King Mindon Min (fig.) in 1878 AD was relocated from the Mandalay Royal Palace (fig.), the royal edifice features a stone mango staircase (fig.) leading up to the monastery.

See also TRAVEL PHOTOS (1), (2) and (3), as well as THAILAND'S NEIGHBOURS and BEYOND.

2200'02.6"N 9606'49.4"E

 

  Golden Palace Monastery