Soon U Ponya Shin Paya, Sagaing

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  • October 4, 2017
    Magnificent views of the Sagaing Hill. It's a real show of peace and tranquility for the view. Worth making a rest and see the panoramic.
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  • September 11, 2017
    This was a great place to wander around, the Pagoda is magnificent. Definitely worth a visit with all its fabulous surrounds.  more »
  • August 2, 2017
    The temple contains a beautiful Buddha statue venerated by the faithful. For the rest offers a perfect sunset Valley views, this being the highest point of Sagaing Hill.
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  • May 5, 2017
    Peaceful pagoda at the hill top. Nice panorama view of surroundings, despite the misty scene is likely resulting from the city pollutions.
  • December 19, 2016
    One of most famous Saging.. This place is famous for scenery and folklore said no one able to donate early rice donations. Some said it has always been donated by spirits and angles.
  • July 6, 2017
    Nice Place
  • October 20, 2016
    It’s one of the oldest of the many pagodas in Sagaing. Sitting high on top of Nga-pha Hill, one of dozens of hilltops in the Sagaing Hills, it was built in 1312 by Minister Pon Nya, after whom it’s named. We can’t miss the giant statue of Gautama Buddha that dominates one end, tower higher than the walls around him. He looks unusually cheery. The hill on which the pagoda sits is shaped a little like a frog. Which is how it got its name. And it also explains the large frog-shaped donation box we saw inside.
  • December 14, 2016
    Quiet and peaceful place with a grate view of Ayayarwady River from the pagoda.

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