Pagan

Bagan, Myanmar

Burmese tourists come out of one of the many temples of the ancient capital of Bagan. The official census counts 3822 temples and pagodas having survived to our time. February 2015. Des touristes birmanes sortent d’un des nombreux temples de l’ancienne capitale de Pagan. Le recensement officiel dénombre 3822 temples et pagodes ayant survi jusqu’à…

Pagan

Bagan, Myanmar

After spending the day working in the fields,  a family is on their way back home. Their carriage goes through the ancient Bagan temples.  February 2015. Après avoir passé la journée aux champs, une famille est sur le chemin du retour. Leur chariot traverse les anciens temples de Pagan. Février 2015.

Bagan

Bagan, Myanmar

Bagan is one of the most impressive sites in Myanmar. This shepherdess seemed oblivious of the beauty of the ancient pagodas and temples that surrounded her. February 2015. Pagan est un des sites les plus impressionnants de Birmanie. Cette bergère ne semblait pas consciente de la beauté des pagodes et des temples millénaires qui l’entouraient.…

Pagan

Bagan, Myanmar

Small green cigars known as cheroots remain more frequent in Myanmar than classic cigarettes. This lady (born in 1925) whom I met in a village near Old Bagan, seems to enjoy smoking one of them. February 2015. Les petits cigares verts appelés cheroots restent plus fréquents que les cigarettes classiques en Birmanie. Cette dame (née…