|Type of monument
||: Type III Temple
||: Southwest of Nagayon Temple
||: Senior Queen or Lady Soemingyi
||: 12th Century
Soemingyu Pagoda is located near the Soemingyi Temple. It was
built by the Senior Queen or Lady Soemingyi during the 12th
The structure of this pagoda has a square
base with many terraces leading to the top part, which is a
cylindrical dome on top, which is the main shrine. To hold
up the weight of the structure, sandstone blocks hold each
corner giving more enforcement to it.
There are many glazed plaques describing the
animals, flowers and the lifestyles of the Bagan people.