:: The Aggameda Khyang, Cox's
Equally elaborate in plan, elevation and decoration
is the Aggameda Khyang near the entrance to the Cox's
Bazar town, which nestles at the foot of a hill under
heavy cover of a stand of large trees. The main sanctuary-cum-monastery
is carried on a series of round timber columns, which
apart from accommodating the prayer chamber and an assembly
hall, also is the repository of a large of small bronze
Buddha images-mostly of Burmese origin-- and some old
manuscripts. Beyond the main khyang to the south,
there is an elevated wooden pavilion and a smaller brick
temple with a timber and corrugated metal root. Apart
from bearing an inscription in Burmese over its entrance,
the temple contains some large stucco and bronze Buddha
is a typical Buddhist village, about 16 km. from Cox's
Bazar, on the main road to Chittagong. There are monasteries,
khyangs and pagodas containing images of Buddha in gold,
bronze and other metals inlaid with precious stones.
of the most interesting of these temples is on the bank
of the Baghkhali River. It houses not only interesting
relics and Burmese handicrafts but also a large bronze
statue of Buddha measuring thirteen feet high and rests
on a six feet high pedestal. The wood carving of this
khyang is very delicate and refined.
village has a charm of its own. Weavers ply their trade
in open workshops and craftsmen make handmade cigars
in their pagoda like houses.
side of river Naf and the Bay of Bengal situate Teknaf
Town, which is the southernmost tip of Bangladesh.
Its a real natural beauty of hills, forest &
Naf River. Lots of Salt fields are there by the side
of River Naf. There are natural waterfalls in Teknaf,
which increases the beauty of nature.
can come to Teknaf from Coxs bazaar by an exotic
jeep drive besides the Seashore or you can go there
by bus or Microbus by road. By road journey, it is 84
km from Coxs Bazaar.
[Tecknaf - A Wanderfull View
of Nuf River]
can enjoy shopping in the local market called
Burmese Market where you will find all the Burmese
& tribal hand made materials. Do not forget
to see the Well of Ma-Thin which tells
a sad story of love. Myanmar is on the opposite
bank of Naf River. Wild animals and birds are
available but the most interesting thing is a
journey on the river.
sandy beach in the backdrop of high hills with green
forests is an enchanting scene never to be forgotten.
this city is nearer from Dhaka but it is in Chittagong
Division. Distance of Comilla from Dhaka in 95 km where
as from Chittagong town its 167 km .The main attractions
of Comilla are Bangladesh Academy for Rural Development
(BARD), the home of famous Comilla Approach to rural
development, Lalmai and Maynamoti hills, Shalban Monastery,
Maynamoti museum and Comilla Zoo. Comilla Maheshangon
houses one of the richest libraries of old literature