Silhouette of Thatbyinnyu Temple in Bagan, Myanmar
BAGAN, Myanmar (Burma) - Built in the 12th century, Thatbyinnyu Temple is one of the more prominent temples in the Bagan Archeological Zone. It stands adjacent to the famous Ananda Temple. Bagan was the ancient capital of the Kingdom of Pagan. During its height, from the 9th to the 13th century, over 10,000 Buddhist temples and pagodas were built. Several thousand of them survive today.
- Silhouette of Thatbyinnyu Temple in Bagan, Myanmar (Copyright David Coleman)-022.tif
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Asia Bagan Bagan Archaeological Zone Bagan Archeological Zone Buddhist Temple Buddhist architecture Burma Mandalay Region Myanmar Republic of the Union of Myanmar Southeast Asia That Byin Nyu Temple Thatbyinnyu Temple Upper Burma architectural architecture buddhism building dusk edifice edifices exterior pagan pagoda place of worship religious building shrine silhouette structures temple
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