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Dawei 28 Buddha Statues Festival

Dawei Town is not only just a perfect destination full of beautiful mountains, beaches, islands, hotsprings, waterfalls, historical pagodas but also with unique and wonderful traditional cultures and festivals. You can also enjoy the natural beauty and traditional culture. By visiting the twenty-eight buddha statues Festival, you can see and learn that the people of Dawei are generous with charity and treasure the value of Dawei traditional cultures.

Alm Bowl Floating Festival of Dawei Myanmar

The Alm Bowl festival is a traditional event that takes place in Dawei each year. During the festival, local people enjoy special moments with Dawei traditional dances, music and culture. If you visit Dawei in October, you can experience this unique event for yourself.

12 Months Festivals in Myanmar

The diverse culture of Myanmar is on full display during its seasonal festivals. The country has a number or celebrated ones, all with their own unique traditions and celebrations that happen throughout the year!

Naga New Year Festival

The Naga traditional New Year festival is held in the middle of January after harvest time. The festival is usually celebrated over 3 days.

Myanmar Christmas Traditions - How We Celebrate

Learn about Christmas Traditions in Myanmar and how the people in the different regions celebrate during the festive season.

The Magnificent Taunggyi Fire Balloon Festival

Myanmar people who are prosperous with diverse traditions and who are keen to have fun hold the respective festivals every month according to Myanmar Lunar Festival. So, 12 different festivals are mostly held on each full moon day with its own tradition and specification that some full moon days are even national holidays and some are not. Besides, some are held nationwide while some are held only in specific regions. Among those 12 festivals, Thazaungdine Fire Balloon festival which is held in 8th Myanmar lunar month called Thazaungmone is a famous and magnificent one.

Elephant dancing Festival of Kyaukse

Read all about this not miss Elephant Dancing Festival near Mandalay