Category Archives: Festivals

Naga New Year Festival

The term “Naga” refers to the ethnic tribal people who live North Eastern part of India and north-western of Myanmar. Naga people are organized by tribes differentiated by language and some traditions. They have a strong warrior tradition. Naga New Year Festival is one of the rarest ceremonies in Myanmar. There are more than 49...
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Kachin Manau Festival

Among seven states and seven divisions of Myanmar, Kachin State is the only state which has Myanmar’s highest mountain, Hkakabo Razi; snow-capped mountains in the far north. It is also where the confluence of the Maykha and Malikha rivers gives rise to the mighty Ayeyarwady. The six different ethnic sub-groups belong to the Kachin; their...
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Ananda Pagoda Festival

This is one of the most famous pagoda festivals in Began: one of the Asia’s most amazing and richest archaeological sites. The Ananda temple is said to represent the endless wisdom of the Buddha and an architectural wonder in a fusion of Mon and adopted Indian style of architecture. Ananda Pagoda suffered considerable damage in...
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