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Traditional Hair Styles Ancient and Modern

As Myanmar is an ancient country with a long history, it has enormous heritage—both tangible and intangible. Hair knotting is one of our ancient traditional practices.

 ‘Hair designer’ is not a new term in Myanmar. According to Yarzathu Phwar stone inscriptions, the Bagan era saw

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Animal welfare project in Yenwe Forest Reserve aims to protect over 300 elephants

An animal welfare project will be established including the building of a camp capable of conserving some 300 elephants on the 17,000 hectares of land in the Yenwe forest reserve located to the west of the Yangon-Mandalay highway at the 83-mile mark in Bago Region according to Mingalar Myanmar,

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Kason event of pouring water at the Maha Bodhi tree held in traditional Bagan-era style

A water-pouring event at the sacred Maha Bodhi tree in the precinct of Ananda Pagoda in Bagan was held on April 29th, the full moon day of the Myanmar lunar month of Kason, and was attended by people wearing Bagan era style traditional costume.

 According to Bagan House, a lacquer-war

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YHT proposes to develop a walkway through Yangon downtown streets between Shwedagon and Botahtaung Pagodas

Yangon Heritage Trust (YHT) presented a proposal to the Yagon Region Government to develop a recreational walking course between the Southern Gate to the Shwedagon and Botahtaung Pagoda linking Alanpya Pagoda Road, Bo Yarnyunt Road, Yawmingyi Street, Shwebontha Street, Maha Bandoola Park Street,

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