From the Journals... More from Saddar Cave, Kayin State, Myanmar (Burma). February 5, 2014

December 14, 2015  •  Leave a Comment

Cave Guardians 3Cave Guardians 3Buddha images guard entrance to Saddar Cave. Near Hpa-An, Myanmar (Burma). A new-found friend with a motorbike took me here as part of his tour. This was a large cave that actually went all the way through the mountain. The main entrance was here, lined by these Buddha images. As one progresses into the cave, there are various altars at which to pray. 

 

The path is dimly lit by electric lights, and guides you to the other opening after about 20 minutes. From here, you are looking down about 100 feet into a small valley with a lake. 

 

I hired a canoe to take me across this lake, into a cave with very low ceilings, and out onto another small lake.


Comments

No comments posted.
Loading...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Have you looked at my book on Myanmar (Burma) yet?

 

 

Check out my book on Andalucía!

 

 

 

 

Blog Sponsors

 

Subscribe
RSS
Archive
January February March April May June July August September (8) October (9) November (9) December (9)
January February March April May June July August September October November December
January February March April May June July August September October November December