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Back in the car, just outside Nyaungshwe, we stop at Shweyanbyi Monastery, a beautiful, but unremarkable carved teak building. Next door at the temple, the inside is filled with niches, each one containing a small Buddha figure and the name of the donor. Many are European. There are hundreds of these. Very different.

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  • Written Aug 4, 2004
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