Sunday, May 12, 2013

Amazing Art (or) Monastery of Yoke Sone Kyaung

 Monastery Yoke Sone Kyaung-Salay-Burma - Myanmar: Salay is a colorful old religious center about 1 ½ hours south of Bagan.The Monastery Yoke Sone Kyaung built in 1882 is famous with its spectacular woodcarvings,ancient Buddha images,utensils of Yadanabon 19 century period and the museum of Myanmar famous writer U Pone Nya. 
Entrance to the Monastery Yoke Sone Kyaung
Myanmar (Burma), Salay,

Salay is famous for its Yoke Sone Kyaung (a 19th century wooden monastery) with exquisite wooden carvings. The whole building is built of wood and is a fine example of monastic architecture of the late Konbaung Period. The main attraction of the monastery is the decorative wooden panels made by the master carvers of the period whose meticulous workmanship is in many ways superior to those of later periods: http://www.myanmarpolestar.com/en/travel_bagan.htm

 Details of the Facade of Yoke Sone Kyaung
Myanmar (Burma), Salay,

The 19th century wooden monastery Yoke Sone Kyaung is famous for its exquisite wooden carvings. The main attraction of the monastery is the decorative wooden panels made by the master carvers of the period whose meticulous workmanship is in many ways superior to those of later periods: http://www.myanmarpolestar.com/en/travel_bagan.htm
 Facade of the Monastery Yoke Sone Kyaung
Myanmar (Burma), Salay

Salay is famous for its Yoke Sone Kyaung (a 19th century wooden monastery) with exquisite wooden carvings. The whole building is built of wood and is a fine example of monastic architecture of the late Konbaung Period. The main attraction of the monastery is the decorative wooden panels made by the master carvers of the period whose meticulous workmanship is in many ways superior to those of later periods: http://www.myanmarpolestar.com/en/travel_bagan.htm

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