- Thingyan: Myanmar New Year Festival
- Article by Myat Kyi La Thein (Myanmar) Blog Correspondent of ASEAN-Korea Centre The word, Thingyan, is derived from the Pali, sankanta, which means “transit” , that is transition from old to new year. It is the New Year festival and usually falls around mid-April (Burmese month of Tagu). It is ce...
- Article by Thein, Myat Kyi La’, ASEAN Weblog Correspondent from Myanmar a bunch of Padauk flowers Padauk cannot be separated from the spirits of Myanmar people. For a stranger’s eyes, It is nothing more than just a bunch of tiny yellow flowers from exterior, not much appealing. It blooms on...