Travellers from Japan and Korea will enjoy visa-free entry to Myanmar starting from October 1 this year according to a statement released by the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism. According to the statement, travellers from Japan and Korea holding ordinary passports can enjoy this benefit for a temporaRead More
Visitor access will be temporarily restricted in the upper level of the residence (now a museum) in Yangon where Myanmar’s national leader Bogyoke (General) Aung San lived until his assassination. The 71st Martyr’s Day commemorations fall on July 19 and the restriction will be in place from JulyRead More
The practice of meditation is helpful for making your mind calm and peaceful. In Myanmar today, meditation is thriving among not only the old but also the young.
According to Buddhism, the basic principle of meditation is to accept what exists and comes into existence as it actually is. There
Myanmar’s art of lacquer-making techniques and wares – a craft here since a thousand years ago – are now on display at the ongoing lacquerware show at the National Museum in Naypyitaw from July 15 to August 14, according to the Department of Archeology and National Museums.
The show is