|Type of monument
||: Type III Temple (Zedi Pauk Gu)
||: In front of Bagan Archaeological Museum
||: Old Bagan
||: King Narapatisithu
||: A.D 1174
Mimalaung Kyaung is located near the old city's south gate
was erected by King Narapatisithu in 1174.
A nice set of half lion and half dragon mythical beasts guard the
stairway leading up this small, square monastery platform
constructed. On top of the platform, a tiered-roof shrine contains a
large Bagan-style sitting Buddha. In front of the monastery stands a
brick-and-stucco pitaka library next to a large acacia tree. In the
surrounding area, venerable tree, library and shrine makes for a
special atmosphere are present.