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Kangyikon Destination Guide

Delve into Kangyikon in Myanmar!

Kangyikon in the region of Mandalay is a city in Myanmar - some 117 mi (or 189 km) North-West of Nay Pyi Taw, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Kangyikon in Myanmar

Current time in Kangyikon is now 03:41 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Rangoon" with an UTC offset of 6.5 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Mae Hong Son, Chittagong, Agartala, Akyab, Singu or Nay Pyi Taw. While being here, make sure to check out Wagingyi, Thedwin, Taungzin, Taungkwin, Shwekabyu and Kangyikon as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

34°C / 93 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 31°C / 88 °F
Evening Temperature 31°C / 88 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 86%
Air Pressure 999.1 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 25th of September 2017
Moderate rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Moderate rain Day: 31°C (89 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)
Tuesday, 26th of September 2017
Few clouds, light breeze.
Few clouds Day: 31°C (87 °F)
Night: 26°C (78 °F)
Wednesday, 27th of September 2017
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 30°C (87 °F)
Night: 24°C (76 °F)

Videos

Burma: Bagan

03:55 min ( June 06, 2008 by arievanh)
Views: 15,149 - Rating: 5/5

Bagan, Burma. One of the main tourist attractions of Burma, you can see temples everywhere you look. There are about 2000 temples in Bagan

Ballonfahrt über Bagan Myanmar Burma

09:25 min ( May 27, 2010 by Rudolf Hellwig)
Views: 5,354 - Rating: 4.76471/5

Videovortsetzung: www.youtube.com Leider ist bei den Aufnahmen ein Verwackeln nicht zu vermeiden, da sich mehrere Personen in dem Korb befinden, die sich alle bewegen. Meist muss man die Kamera mit au...


Biking Bagan

05:31 min ( December 15, 2009 by contemporarynomad)
Views: 3,484 - Rating: 4.63636/5

Bagan certainly is one of the highlight of our trip to Myanmar! Visitors can explore the ancient city by car, foot, horse cart, ox cart, or hot air balloon. But the best way to get away from everyone ...

Aung San Suu Kyi Pilgrimage to Bagan

01:19 min ( July 11, 2011 by lotus3232)
Views: 3,027 - Rating: 4.42857/5

4-8 July 2011, Aung San Suu Kyi first trip outside Yangoon since her release... Fortunately, her pilgrimage to Bagan was safe... Photos from bbc burmese version : www.bbc.co.uk Musique from Aung Win G...


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Interesting facts about this location

Bagan

Bagan is an ancient city located in the Mandalay Region of Burma (Myanmar). From the 9th to 13th centuries, the city was the capital of the Kingdom of Pagan, the first kingdom to unify the regions that would later constitute modern Myanmar. During the kingdom's height between the 11th and 13th centuries, over 10,000 Buddhist temples, pagodas and monasteries were constructed in the Bagan plains alone, of which the remains of over 2200 temples and pagodas still survive to the present day.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 21.05, 94.97 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:9th-century establishments, Bagan, Buddhist art and culture, Buddhist pilgrimages, Buddhist temples in Burma, History of Burma, Populated places in Mandalay Region, Township capitals of Burma, Visitor attractions in Burma

Dhammayangyi Temple

Dhammayangyi Temple is a Buddhist temple located in Bagan, Myanmar. Largest of all the temples in Bagan, the Dhammayan as it is popularly known was built during the reign of King Narathu (1167-1170). Narathu, who came to the throne by assassinating his father Alaungsithu and his elder brother, presumably built this largest temple to atone for his sins. The Dhammayangyi is the widest temple in Bagan, and is built in a plan similar to that of Ananda Temple.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 21.05, 94.97 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Buddhist temples in Burma

Htilominlo Temple

Htilominlo Temple is a Buddhist temple located in Bagan (formerly Pagan), in Burma/Myanmar, built during the reign of King Htilominlo (also known as Nandaungmya) in 1211. The temple is three stories tall, with a height of 46 metres (150 feet), and built with red brick. It is also known for its elaborate plaster moldings. On the first floor of the temple, there are four Buddhas that face each direction. The temple was damaged in the 1975 earthquake and subsequently repaired.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 21.05, 94.97 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Buddhist temples in Burma

Thatbyinnyu Temple

Thatbyinnyu Temple is a famous temple located in Bagan (formerly Pagan), built in the mid-12th century during the reign of King Alaungsithu. It is adjacent to Ananda Temple. Thatbyinnyu Temple is shaped like a cross, but is not symmetrical. The temple has two primary storeys, with the seated Buddha image located on the second storey.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 21.05, 94.97 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Buddhist temples in Burma

Ananda Temple

The Ananda Temple, located in Bagan, Myanmar is a Buddhist temple built in 1105 AD during the reign (1084–1113) of King Kyanzittha of the Pagan Dynasty. It is one of four surviving temples in Bagan. The temple layout is in a cruciform with several terraces leading to a small pagoda at the top covered by an umbrella known as hti, which is the name of the umbrella or top ornament found in almost all pagodas in Myanmar.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 21.05, 94.97 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:1091 establishments, Buddhist temples in Burma, Religious organizations established in the 1090s

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