Andaw Thein Temple

Andaw Thein Temple first became famous as a reliquary for one of the Buddha's teeth.

Andaw Thein Temple
Rakhine Coast
Rakhine Coast, Myanmar,

Sitting next to the famous Shitthaung Temple, the site is surrounded by giant, bell-shaped pagodas. Inside the temple are two circular chambers encircle eight outward facing Buddhas. The relic has since been moved to a monastery to protect it from treasure hunters.