The Ancestral Stupas of the Shwedagon Pagoda

Author: Win Maung
No of Pages: 21
Year of Publication: 2010
File Size: 1.6 MB
Permission: This e-book is made available under the licence of Creative Commons.
Blurb: The Shwedagon pagoda in Yangon is the unique landmark of Myanmar. The evolution of the Stupa types are shown from the very earlier time in India to the Gupta period (3rd-7th century A.D.) including Maurya, Sunga and Gandhara dynasties. It then it continues to the evolution in early Myanmar
Notes: Colour photos. Illustrations. Presentation at International Buddhist Conference.