Some pictures of the temples of lake Inle. The main temple is the Phaung Daw U pagoda, one of the principal shrines in Myanmar. It houses five 12th century Buddha images, which have lost their shape, because the pilgrims constantly plaster them with gold leaf.

01 Temple 02 Phaung Daw U pagoda 03 Phaung Daw U pagoda 04 Phaung Daw U pagoda 05 Phaung Daw U pagoda
06 Phaung Daw U pagoda 07 Jumping cat monastery 08 Monk and jumping cat
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