Shwe Kyin Monastery, Yangon

Shwe Kyin Monastery, Yangon

Shwe Kyin is a monastery in eastern Yangon. It is an absolutely perfect place to finish the walking tour. You will be able to observe the life of the monks. Every day before sunset they line up for prayer,s leaving their slippers at the entrance of the temple. The monastery is also popular for its old meditation caves, some of which date back to old times.
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Sight Name: Shwe Kyin Monastery
Sight Location: Yangon, Myanmar
Sight Type: Religious Site
Guide(s) containing this sight: Eastern Yangon Walking Tour  


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