Christopher O’Grady
Architectural & Interior Photographer based in Singapore and Serving Southeast Asia and China

Myanmar (Burma)

Virtual Tour of Shwethalyaung Buddha in Bago, Myanmar

Virtual Tour of Shwethalyaung Buddha in Bago, Myanmar

Virtual Tour for Shwethalyaung Buddha in which is located in the Shwethar lyaung Pagoda in Bago, Myanmar. It is 55 metres long and 16 meters high and is the second largest buddha in the world. The steel pavilion was built in 1906 to preserve the buddha from the effects of the weather. It was said to be built in 994 during the rule of Mon King Migadepa but fell into ruin and was forgotten and lost to the jungle. The Buddha was found by an Indian contractor while constructing a railway during...

Virtual Tour of Gu Byauk Nge in Bagan, Myanmar

Virtual Tour of Gu Byauk Nge in Bagan, Myanmar

360 Virtual Tour of of Gu Byauk Nge temple in Bagan, Myanmar. Created by Christopher OGrady Photography, a professional 360 Virtual Tour Photographer Based in Singapore.  Making your way from Nyaung-U to Old Bagan is VERY easy via Anawratha Road but you quickly learn that Old Bagan is not just about the old city. The entire area is covered with temples. Between the 11th and 13th century there were over 10,000 Buddhist temples, pagodas and monasteries built in the area; sadly...