Balloon Festival in Taunggyi

Tazaungdiang Festival Tazaungdiang Festival, Festival of Lights, celebrates the end of the rain season (monsoon). It’s a Buddhist tradition and a national holiday in Myanmar, celebrated on the full moon day of Tazaungmon, the 8th month of the Burmese lunar calendar. International that is usually in Nov. During this festival …

Buddha Purnima / Buddha Jayanthi

Buddha Birthday Buddha Purnima and Buddha Jayanthi are two different terms for the same happening. This auspicious day has several names for it. Beside Buddha Purnima and Buddha Jayanthi it is also called Saga Dawa, Vesak, Vaisakh Purnima, etc. Depending on the Asian countries and its languages. The celebration of …