Daily Life In Myanmar: Photos Capture Country's Timeless Beauty

06/04/2014 03:13 pm ET

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  • Visitors make their way around the Shwedagon Pagoda despite the rainy weather in Yangon, Myanmar, Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)
  • Buddhist monks gather in a monastery's dining hall to consume alms offered by devotees in Bago, about 60 kilometers (40 miles) northeast of Yangon, Myanmar, Thursday, Nov. 25, 2010. (AP Photo)
  • Myanmar's Buddhist nuns walk along a road as they collect alms from devotees Thursday, March 29, 2012, in Yangon, Myanmar. (AP Photo/Khin Maung Win)
  • A salt maker walks through a salt field on her way back home in Haigyigyun, Ayeyawady Delta, about 300 kilometers (186 miles) south west of Yangon, Myanmar on Thursday, May 8, 2014. Ayeyawady Delta is famous for salt production in the country. (AP Photo/Khin Maung Win)
  • A boy peeks out from an old apartment building, in which water pumps are boxed and padlocked for protection in downtown Yangon, Myanmar, Tuesday, May 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Gemunu Amarasinghe)
  • A woman shines a light on three performers posing in traditional dress from the Phoe Chit Naing Orchestra band for a photographer backstage before their show at a carnival in South Dagon Township on February 14, 2013 in Yangon, Burma. (Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
  • A shepherd leads his herd along temples of the Bagan archaeological site, Myanmar. (Thierry Falise/LightRocket via Getty Images)
  • Myanmar monks make their way up to the Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar on Thursday, June 11, 2009. (AP Photo)

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