A Golden Pagoda in the Middle of a Traffic Circle (Yangon, Myanmar)

Sule Pagoda is situated in the middle of the best looking traffic circles in the world.

Sule Pagoda is situated in a traffic circle in Yangon, Myanmar Little girl rings a golden bell at the entrance to the pagoda.
Little girl with a golden bell in Yangon, Myanmar Sheets of gold leaf and certificates for sale in the Pagoda.Sheets of gold leaf for sale at the Sule pagoda in Yangon, MyanmarA golden rooster with a voracious appetite for gold leaf and incense is hand-cranked to send it up to an altar where the gold is collected to further gild the pagoda.Intricate detailing on Sule Pagoda, located in a traffic circle in Yangon, MyanmarThis mother and daughter are waiting their turn to put their gold leaf into the rooster.
in Sule pagoda gold leaf & incense are placed in a golden rooster and sent up to an altar where it is collected in order to cover the pagoda in pure gold
Every plaster surface glimmers with gold.
Intricate detailing on Sule Pagoda, located in a traffic circle in Yangon, Myanmar Intricate detailing on Sule Pagoda, located in a traffic circle in Yangon, Myanmar A golden duck atop a pillar.
Intricate detailing on Sule Pagoda, located in a traffic circle in Yangon, Myanmar The carved wooden surfaces are also gilded in gold.
Sule Pagoda in Yangon, MyanmarIntricate detailing on Sule Pagoda, located in a traffic circle in Yangon, MyanmarPaper offerings for sale in the Sule Pagoda gift shop come in white, silver and gold colour.
Paper offerings in the Sule Pagoda in Yangon. Myanmar

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