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  Mahuna Temple

 

Myanmar

Mahuna Phaya, a Buddhist temple near Bagan, was built in 1067 AD by the captive Mon King Makuta of the Thaton Kingdom.

 

The three front halls of the main building each contain a large gilded Buddha image seated in the bhumisparsa pose, whilst a large hall in the back of the compound...

 

  Mahuna Temple

 

  Mahazedi Pagoda

 

... houses a reclining Buddha image.

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

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