Inventore voluptates velit totam ipsa tenetur

Naga New Year Festival

Dates: usually January 14 to 16
Location: Lahe or Layshi, Sagaing Division
Three days
The Naga national race comprises many different tribes with their own languages and culture. They meet once a year to sing, dance and feast, dressed in the fanciest of their costumes.


Read More
Inventore voluptates velit totam ipsa tenetur

Festivals: Shwe Maw Daw Pagoda Festival

Dates: Begins day after New Year’s Day.Location: Bago.Duration: Seven days.Classical theatre troupes perform their best at this event in the hope of being booked by agents for the next pagoda festival season. With the advance money they make new costumes and settings and rehearse throughout the mo

Read More
Inventore voluptates velit totam ipsa tenetur

Festivals: Taung Pyone Spirit Festival

Dates:  10th Waxing Moon Day of Wagaung (July 31  - August 7, 2017)Location: Taung Pyone Village, near MandalayDuration: 12 days Taung Pyone is the site where two brothers serving a king of Bagan in the 11th century were executed. They became powerful spirits or Nat. This festival in their

Read More
Inventore voluptates velit totam ipsa tenetur

Ananda Pagoda Festival of Bagan

Dates: Full Moon Day of Pyatho to 15th Waning of Pyatho
Location: Bagan

15 days

This is the biggest and most important pagoda festival in Central and Upper Myanmar. Villagers come in caravans of covered ox-carts and camp out for the duration of this exciting country fair. The Full M

Read More