Lighting Fes­ti­val in Myan­mar

The Korea Times - - HOROSCOPE -

Bud­dhist devo­tees pray at the Bo­tataung Pagoda on the Thadinkyut full moon day in Yan­gon, Myan­mar, Sun­day. The Thadinkyut fes­ti­val, also called Lighting Fes­ti­val, is held on the full moon day of the Burmese Lu­nar month of Thadinkyut which marks the end of Bud­dhist lent and is a cel­e­bra­tion to wel­come the Bud­dha’s de­scent from heaven.

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