Classic Prints

White Pagoda

Slim Aarons

circa 1970: In 1044 AD building of some 15,000 pagodas, temples and palaces started on a sixteen square mile site at Pagan, Burma. Today about 5,00 still remain of which this white pagoda, Ananda, built in 1091, is one. (Photo by Slim Aarons/Getty Images)