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Karen New Year

Members of the Karen ethnic community usually celebrate their new year in the middle of December. Communities in Karen State, around Myanmar and abroad come together to mark the occasion. During the festival, Karen people have an activity called aune bu thount in which they give thanks to the rice n

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Birth Day Animal Symbols

Sunday.
Ruling planet: Sun
Sign: Galon, a giant bird
Galon is a mythical creature with powers to change to human form. Sunday borns are deep thinkers and sometimes they are introvert. They like to be fair. They take great pride in honour and decency. 

Mo

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Craft: Marionettes

Myanmar marionettes are handled through strings attached to the forehead, neck, spine, elbows and hands, knees and heels. The criterion of the highest talent in puppetry is that the small wooden dolls must be completely life-like. This means that the puppeteers have mastered their art to such a degr

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Myanmar Classical Dance

As much as the Myanmar people love festivities, they enjoy dance. Many of the nationalities have group dances to celebrate harvests and New Years when men and women may dance together but decorously without even touching hands, as is traditional to the culture. Dance performances are enjoyed by all,

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