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  Kyaukgu Umin Phaya

 

Myanmar

Kyaukgu Umin Phaya (fig.) consist of a high ground storey surmounted by two receding terraces on which a small pagoda is erected.

 

Coming from the South, the temple can be entered from the top, where an archway provides entry to a descending staircase...

 

  Kyaukgu Umin Phaya

 

  Kyaukgu Umin Phaya

... as well as from the bottom when coming from the East, where an ascending stairway with a small gate give direct access to the lower area and cave entrance.

 

To the West of the main area, near the staircase to or from the top, is an elevated terrace built over open shelters, as well as some other edifices.

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21°12'17.2"N 94°56'08.1"E

  Kyaukgu Umin Phaya