Sri Ksetra

Tharay-khit-tara (Sri Ksetra): located in the Hmawzar village tract, Pyay Township, Bago Division.

Tharay-khit-tara (Sri Ksetra):

  • number of mounds excavated – 53
  • City walls and gateways
  • Religious monuments
  • Residential buildings
  • Ritual monuments
မသီးက်ကုန္း Ma Thee Kya Excavated Mound at Sri Ksetra

မသီးက်ကုန္း
Ma Thee Kya Excavated Mound at Sri Ksetra

The archaeological investigation in Srikshetra had been started since 1882-83 by Dr. E. Forchammer. The intermittent excavations of ancient monuments in Tharay-khit-tara have been conducted since 1907 and intensive excavation and preservation carried out from 1964 onwards. At present, 53 mounds have been exposed in the site.

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