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Lower Myanmar Yangon Region

Chin Chaung Palace Painting Museum

The painting museum will be present in Chin Chaung Palace on Kaba Aye Pagoda Road in Bahan Township, Yangon Region. Now it is under renovation to open a world-class painting museum. The world-class painting museum is expected to be open to the public at the end of 2020. The renovation tasks are aimed at not […]

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Lower Myanmar Yangon Region

Yangon Central Railway Station

Yangon Central Railway Station The first Yangon Central Railway Station in downtown was not the one you see standing nowadays. It was situated south of the present one near Pansodan Street. According to records, it was only in 1911 that the second Yangon Central Railway station was moved to its current position. During the Second […]

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Lower Myanmar Yangon Region

Armenian Orthodox Church

Armenian Orthodox Church The Law on the Preservation and Protection of Ancient Buildings mentioned that the buildings of more than 100 years old are involved on the list of ancient structures. Among more than 100 years old buildings in various regions of the country, most of the buildings established in the colonial era can be […]

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Bago Region East Bago Region Lower Myanmar

Reclining Buddha images in Hanthawady

Bago Shwe Tha Lyaung Three reclining Buddha images in ancient Hanthawady city Among reclining Buddha images in Myanmar, the one at Winsein Tawya in Mudon Township of Mon State is the largest. Three reclining Buddha images in Bago Township (Hanthawady) among others in major cities including Yangon are not the biggest but the most significant, […]

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Lower Myanmar Yangon Region

National Races Village Yangon

National Races Villages You are invited to National Races Villages Union of Myanmar by K Creative My name is ‘National Races Village Union of Myanmar.’ I live near Thanlyin Bridge in Thaketa Township, Yangon. I was born to the Ministry of Progress of Border Areas and National Races and Development Affairs on 28 December 2002. […]

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Bago Region East Bago Region Lower Myanmar

Kyaik Pun Four-Faced Pagoda

Kyaik Pun Four-Faced Pagoda The precinct of the Kyaik Pun four-faced pagoda can be seen on the left side of Yangon-Mandalay Highway. The ancient pagoda built by King Dhammazedi (1472-1492 AD) with four Buddha images in positions of back to back structures is renowned as Kyaikpun Pagoda. The pagoda is located in Okta Myothit extended […]

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Lower Myanmar Yangon Region

Zoological Garden Yangon

Zoological Garden Yangon As soon as we stepped into the Zoological Garden Yangon, what came insight was the green lush environment which is different from the concrete world we are living in. Besides, the noises coming from afar sounded so much like a choir song to our ears. The noises and the scene made a […]

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Lower Myanmar Yangon Region

Independent Monument

Independent Monument After more than 100 years of the British Colonial Rule, our country emerged as the Sovereign State of the Republic of the Union of Burma (Myanmar) on the 4th of January 1948. Thus Burma (Myanmar Nainggan) has existed as the Sovereign State since 1948. This year the 71st Anniversary of the Myanmar Independence […]

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Lower Myanmar Yangon Region

History of Cinema Hall in Yangon

Waziya cinema hall History of Cinema Halls in the Yangon City The Myanmar motion picture appeared round about the year 1920 in the city of Rangoon (Yangon). A few cinema halls were showing the foreign movies long before the first Myanmar motion picture was shown. It is assumed that the earliest small cinema hall was […]

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Lower Myanmar Yangon Region

Yangon City Hall

Yangon City Hall The magnificent City Hall is situated at the center of Yangon nearest to the Sule Pagoda, the High Court building, the Mahabandoola Garden and the Independence Monument. All Myanmar citizens are proud of this magnificent building because most foreign visitors have the honor to praise its wonderful architectural design. Who built this […]