The Emerald Pagoda is located near the airport, you can visit it when you leave Mandalay or when you arrive in Mandalay. The pagoda is donated by local jade and wealthy merchants, so both the pagoda and the big Buddha in the pagoda are also made of jade, and there are many in Myanmar The only one in the pagoda is constructed entirely of emerald, so it is worth admiring. After seeing many magnificent temples, I feel that Jade Pagoda feels relatively small and fresh. Although it is some distance from downtown Mandalay, it is good to reserve half an hour to an hour on the way to the airport. And I heard from the driver who drove us to say that the Jade Market in Mandalay will move to the vicinity of Jade Pagoda in the future.
In fact, the pagoda is not big, it is all made of emerald, it looks more exquisite, and its value is relatively high, so there are really a lot of people who visit here.
This stupa is located in Mandalay. A pagoda built entirely of emerald.
There are rumors that after the completion of this pagoda, it has become famous because it cost nearly 10 billion kyats and used more than 1,500 tons of emeralds. This is also the only pagoda in the world built entirely of emeralds.
The view of the Emerald Pagoda is good. The pagoda is high, large and upper. It is made of many jadeites. It is interesting and a good choice. The characteristic architecture is refreshing and eye-opening.
Myanmar is known as "the country of thousands of temples" and "the country of Buddhism". If you go to Myanmar, you can see temples everywhere, and the people here are very religious. After the Emerald Pagoda was built, many people came to worship here. . The gate of the pagoda is made of emerald. When you enter the temple, you can see the emerald Buddha statue, whether it is the Buddha statue or the wall is made of emerald. The monks of the temple allow visitors to touch it, and they can also look at it with a flashlight. Jadeite is all donated by jade merchants.
This pagoda is located in the downtown area of Mandalay. It is also the only pagoda built entirely of jade in the world. Myanmar is rich in jade. At the same time, many Burmese believe in Buddha, so the Burmese spent more than 800 million US dollars to build a world The most expensive Buddhist temple, the largest jade pagoda in the world, is constructed from 1,500 tons of jade. Allegedly, these jadeites were donated by jade merchants! Among them, there are many treasures of extremely variety of water color materials. There are top-quality jade materials hidden in the tower base and the tower end, which are used as treasures of the town tower. These treasures will be buried permanently and will not be shown to everyone, but all the jade stones on the tower body can be touched and viewed with a flashlight. Arrive at the Emerald Pagoda in 45 minutes. After entering the gate built by the emerald, you can see the pagoda. The pagoda is all emerald, and the feeling of luxury is blown away.
The Emerald Pagoda is located in the downtown area of Mandalay and is the only pagoda in the world constructed entirely of jade. The facade and steps are made of jade, and the Buddha statue inside is also carved with jade. Both the sapphire Buddha statue and the white jade Buddha statue are exquisite. From a distance, the tower body decorated with jade is extremely luxurious.
I heard that it was invested by Chinese entrepreneurs, and it happened to be under repair when I went. And at noon, you have to enter barefoot under the sun. It's very hot. You can only jump in. There are Buddha statues on all sides, and many local people worship Buddha inside. You can visit it.