Shwedagon¬†Pagoda, dated from about 600 BC, is the highlight and a must stop if you are visiting Yangon. The history says that in Maha Sakarit 103 ( about 600 BC), Gautama Buddha attained Enlightenment and while He Journeyed in seven directions, two merchants, Taphusa and Ballika offered Him alms-food. Having obtained eight strands of hair […]