Photos of Buddhas in Burma

Guatama and Maitreya

Guatama and Maitreya

 Dhamayangyi Pahto (Temple), Bagan

So many Buddhas, so much beauty.  There are a hundred more.  These are just a few from our trip to Myanmar in December. Keep in touch!


Applying gold leaf in Burma

Applying Gold Leaf on Buddha

Swedagon temple, Yangon

Purple robed Buddha

      Purple Robed Buddha, Tha Gha Hit temple, Bagan


Reclining Buddha in Yangon

Reclining Buddha, Swedagon Pagoda, Yangon


Buddha in Archway

          Buddha in Archway, Dhammayangyi temple, Bagan


Magical Buddha in Burma

Magical Buddha, Botataung temple, Yangon


Mazu in Burmese Temple

Mazu, Queen of Heaven

Kheng Hock Keong temple, Yangon


If the element of the truth seeker did not exist in everyone,

there would be no turning away from craving,

Nor could there be a longing for nirvana,

Nor a seeking for it, nor a resolve to find it.

The Buddha


More inspirational words and photos at
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About Deborah Bowman

Deborah Bowman, Ph.D., is a psychologist, photographer, author and Professor at Naropa University where she founded the Transpersonal Counseling Psychology Program and the Wilderness Therapy program. For 27 years she has worked as a Gestalt and Jungian psychotherapist Boulder, CO. Buddhist practice and passion for Guanyin guided her travels in Taiwan, Vietnam, Thailand, Korea, Japan, China, Myanmar and Cambodia. She is the author of The Luminous Buddha: Image and Word, When Your Spouse Comes Out: A Straight Mate’s Recovery Guide and soon to be published The Female Buddha: Discovering the Heart of Liberation and Love.

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