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Kaba Aye Paya

Kaba Aye Pagoda Road | Mayangone Township, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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Kaba Aye Pagoda Road | Mayangone Township, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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"world peace pagoda"
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"prime minister"
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"council"
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"cave"
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"nu"
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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

This place is not as famous as some others but it doesn't mean less gold. Buddhas, the whole interior including ceilings is covered by gold. One more proof how deep is faith of Myanmar people.

Thank smallhausen1
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

We went here when we had a few hrs to fill at the airport. It is a small padoga with two layers. We were lucky as the inner room was open with guards on it as the safe had been opened and parts of Buddha...More

Thank Ross B
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Reviewed 20 January 2018

This was worth just a short stop for me. The inner sanctum was quite impressive but overall after spending so much time at Shwe Dagon this was a bit of an afterthought.

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

The Kaba Aye paya or “World peace pagoda” is a relatively recent pagoda in Yangon. The pagoda and the adjoining Maha Pasana Guha cave were built in 1952 by U Nu, the prime minister of Burma to host the 6th Buddhist council which ended in...More

Thank Aung Kyaw M
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

Gaba Aye Pagoda; lit. World Peace Pagoda), formally Thiri Mingala Gaba Aye Zedidaw is a pagoda located on Kaba Aye Road, Mayangon Township, Yangon, Myanmar. The pagoda was built in 1952 by U Nu in preparation for the Sixth Buddhist Council that he held from...More

Thank kyi t
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

This is a small Pagoda when compared to the Shwedagon. Personally I did not find this Pagoda fascinating in terms of its architecture or contents.

Thank MelIsaK88
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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...More

Thank Irving N
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Reviewed 22 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...More

1  Thank wonghuihua
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Reviewed 21 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...More

Thank Stephaniesang
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Reviewed 8 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...More

Thank Jacqueline A
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