- Shwesandaw Pagoda
The Shwesandaw Pagoda is a Buddhist pagoda located in
Bagan, Burma. The pagoda contains a series of five terraces, topped with a cylindrical stupa, which has a bejewelled umbrella ("hti"). The pagoda was built by King Anawrahtain 1057, and once contained terra cottatiles depicting scenes from the " Jataka". Enshrined within the pagoda are sacred hairs of Gautama Buddha, which were obtained from Thaton.
*cite book |title=Pictorial Guide to Pagan |origyear=1955 |year=1975 |publisher=Ministry of Culture |location=Rangoon
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