Festivals in Myanmar 2020
Shwesayan pagoda festival Mandalay Myanmar

Festivals in Myanmar 2020

Myanmar uses 3 different calendars: Gregorian Calendar, Lunar Calendar and Buddhist Calendar.Myanmar has monthly festival according to Lunar Calendar. Full moon day of each month there is festival. Among 12th months, Light festival on full moon of Thadingyut (September – October), full moon of Tasaungmone (November – December) Light festival for planet, full moon of Kasone (April – May) festival for Buddha day are outstanding monthly festivals in Myanmar.

Light Festival Myanmar
Light Festival Myanmar (29.10.2020)
Hot Air Balloon Festival Myanmar
Hot Air Balloon Festival Myanmar (21.11.20 to 29.11.20)
Kasone Buddha Day Festival Myanmar
Kasone Buddha Day Festival Myanmar

Myanmar also has famous regional festivals. Water Festival (April) all around the country, Shwekyunpin Nat Festival (July) in Mingun, Taung Byone Nat Festival (August) in Mandalay, Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda Festival (September – October) on Inlay Lake, Elephant dance festival (September – October) at Kyauk Se near Mandalay, Hot Air Balloon Festival (November) Taungyi, Taungyi Kathein, Naga New Year Festival (January) at Naga land, Akha New Year Festival (December) at Kyaing Tong are famous festivals in Myanmar. Travelers who love festivals and to get in touch with local tribes should not miss to visit those festivals

Taung Byone Nat Festival Mandalay Myanmar
Taung Byone Nat Festival Mandalay Myanmar
Myanmar Traditional Toys festival
Myanmar Traditional Toys festival
Water Festival Myanmar
Water Festival Myanmar (from 13.4.20 to 16.4.20)
Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda festival Inlay Lake Myanmar
Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda festival Inlay Lake Myanmar  (17.10.20 to 3.11.20)
Elephant dance festival Kyauk Se near Mandalay
Elephant dance festival Kyauk Se near Mandalay (30.10.2020)
Naga New Year Festival Naga Land Myanmar
Naga New Year Festival Naga Land Myanmar
Nat Festival Myanmar
Nat Festival Myanmar

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