Shops near Bagan’s pagodas to be moved

via Myanmar Times, 20 Feb 2018: Moving shops away from the temples in preparation for assessment by Unesco for World Heritage Listing.

Arrangements are underway to relocate shops located around 17 pagodas in Bagan – including famous ones, said U San Tun, leader of the shop owners’ association.

Source: Shops near Bagan’s pagodas to be moved

Author: Noel Tan

Dr Noel Hidalgo Tan is the Senior Specialist in Archaeology at SEAMEO-SPAFA, the Southeast Asian Regional Centre for Archaelogy and Fine Arts.

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