Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday visited the famous 11th-century Ananda Temple in Myanmar's ancient city Bagan which was damaged in a tremor last year and is being renovated with India's assistance.
Narendra Modi arrived in Nay Pyi Taw on Tuesday on a three-day visit to Myanmar amid a raging crisis involving Rohingyas in the country's Rakhine state.
The Union cabinet on Wednesday approved a project to conserve the earthquake-damaged pagodas in Bagan city of Myanmar.
The historic complex of Bagan, capital of the ancient Myanmar kingdom of Pagan, has more than 3,000 stupas and pagodas spread over an area of about 40 sq km
Soldiers and residents of an ancient Myanmar city famous for its historic Buddhist pagodas began cleaning up the debris on Thursday from a powerful earthquake
Bagan covers more than 80 square kilometers (32 square miles) of a flat plain. It is the country's biggest tourist attraction, and along with Cambodia's Angkor Wat and Indonesia's Borobudur temple, the temples of Bagan are considered one of Southeast Asia's major historical landmarks.
Curiosity in Myanmar's culture and natural beauty has surged in recent years in lockstep with the rollback of most international sanctions.
A serene cruise along the Ayeyarwadi river shows you some of the best-kept secrets of Myanmar