Festivals In Myanmar 2016

Myanmar Festivals 2016

JANUARY

09 January Kachin New Year Country Wide
10 January Manaw Festival Myitkyina/Bahmo, Kachin State
14 – 15 January Naga New Year’s Festival Sagaing Region
17 January – 01 February Ananda Temple Festival Bagan

FEBRUARY

16 – 23 February Kyaik Khauk Pagoda Festival Thanlyin(Syriam), near Yangon
21 – 23 February Mahamuni Pagoda Festival Mandalay
21- 23 February Nyan Taw Pagoda Festival Pyin Oo Lwin

MARCH

23 March Shwedagon Pagoda Festival Yangon
23 March – 04 April Shwe Saryan Pagoda Festival Near Mandalay

APRIL

13 – 16 April Thingyan (Water Festival) Country Wide
15 – 22 April Shwemawdaw Pagoda Festival Bago
17 – 23 April Popa Ceremony Mount Popa

MAY

20 – 21 May Shitthaung Pagoda Festival Mrauk U

JUNE

13 – 20 June Thi-Ho-Shin Pagoda Festival Pakokku

JULY

06 June – 20 July Chin-Lone Festival Mahamuni, Mandalay

AUGUST

04 – 08 August Shwe Kyun Pin Nat Festival Mingun, near Myatheindan Pagoda
11 – 18 August Taung Byone Nat Festival Taung Byone Village, near Mandalay
26 August – 01 September Yadana Gu Nat Pagoda Festival Amarapura, Mandalay

SEPTEMBER

19 September Boe Boe Gyi Nat Festival TaungthamanInn, Mandalay
23 – 24 September Shwekyetyet Pagoda Festival Amarapura, Mandalay

OCTOBER

02 – 19 October Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda Festival Inle Lake
09 – 16 October Kyauktawgyi Pagoda Festival Mandalay
10 October Dummy Elephant Festival Kyauk Se, Mandalay
14 – 16 October Thadingyut (Festivals of Lights) Country Wide
23 – 24 October Indein Pagoda Festival Inle Lake

NOVEMBER

07 – 14 November Kaung-Hmu-Daw Pagoda Festival Sagaing
14 November Golden Rock Pagoda Festival Golden Rock
08 – 15 November Ballon Festival Taunggyi
13 – 14 November Than-Bod-De Pagoda Ceremony Monywa

DECEMBER

07 – 14 December Shwe Myat Mhan Pagoda Festival Shwe Taung, near Pyay
31 December Nine Thousand Lamps Festival Golden Rock

 

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