A sign of Peace and White Elephant (Sin-Phyu-Daw, ဆင္ျဖဴေတာ္)

  Of the many things that intrigue the visitors who come to Myanmar, nothing is as complicated to understand as why the white elephant (albino elephant) (sin-phyu-daw ဆင္ျဖဴေတာ္) is very… 

October 10, 2014 / 0 comment

Myanmar’s Economy and Investment

      Foreign entrepreneurs are getting into Myanmar as its doors open to outside investors. But while the country is seeking to modernize, are the country’s changes proper? That’s… 

June 9, 2014 / 0 comment

Myanmar: Kayan ( Pa-Daung)

      Kayan Beauties directed and produced by Aung Ko Latt won the awards for Best Cinematographer and Best Sound in 56th Myanmar Academy Awards in Yangon in 2013.… 

June 2, 2014 / 0 comment

A picture which changed a life

        While everybody of Myanmar were excited to see US President Barack Obama in November last year, Arkar Kyaw, 21, painted a graffiti of the president on… 

May 16, 2014 / 0 comment

It’s not that easy to squat in Yangon!

      Hey, men! I am sure you had heard about squatters. It’s all everywhere in news journals, about squatters, about illegal settlement and about clearing them up by… 

May 6, 2014 / 0 comment

Taung Pyone Festival

  When you ask about Myanmar, the belief in Nat (spirit) is one of the most important part of the culture. Buddhism and spirituality are a consistent part of Burmese… 

April 30, 2014 / 1 comment

Than Gyat (satire lyrics)

  April falls again in this 2014! Cuckoos singings remind us of water festival, Thingyan. The nearer Thingyan (New Year festival), the quicker our heartbeats are. Thingyan, a New Year… 

April 24, 2014 / 0 comment

Special features of Myanmar Thingyan water festival

  Music coming from the traditional drums wakes up Burmese people and reminds that Thingyan, the water festival that welcomes the New Year is getting near.   Temporary tents or… 

April 14, 2014 / 1 comment

Astrology: Fortune teller tradition in Myanmar

      Within Myanmar’s cultural mix, fortune telling is one of the amazing and growing practice of tradition. Myanmar people go for it when they are in trouble or… 

April 7, 2014 / 0 comment

Myanmar Wedding Reception

      Today I am in mood of writing about marriage reception as I just attended western style wedding at beach and there are many things pop up in… 

April 2, 2014 / 1 comment