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Thingyan Survival Guide

When it comes to Thingyan festival, most of us recall beautiful moments we had over the past few years partying on big stages (pandals). What else can we do apart from partying?...

Guides to Thingyan parties 2019

Are you a fan of dancing? Check out this list of parties in Yangon and Mandalay where the EDM stages take over during Thingyan Festival 2019. All the parties start from April...

Yangon celebrates Thingyan 2018

Yangon's streets were filled with revellers soaking one another from April 13-17 as Myanmar celebrated Thingyan Water Festival and the Myanmar calendar year 1380. This year was particularly wild with the return of the...

Guide to Thingyan parties

Over the years Thingyan water festival in Yangon has become synonymous with blaring speakers mounted on rickety pavilions, or pandals. Yangon chief minister Phyo Min Thein wasn’t a fan of these, but the fact...

Dagon University celebrates early Thingyan

About 1,000 students celebrated an early Thingyan at Dagon University on March 14 (Wednesday). Treated as a celebration that marks the end of the universities’ final exams, students threw water and color powders at each...

Thingyan Water Festival 2017 in Yangon

Yangon Thingyan Water Festival 2017! Here is how Yangon celebrate Thingyan Festival during 13th - 16th April. Photos taken by [email protected]

French (Love) Friday #21 – Special Thingyan

Celebrating Thingyan together at French (Love) Friday special Water Festival! Myanmar sensation Thxa Soe performed till the end of the night with his exceptional blend of traditional Myanmar folk songs with contemporary electronic music. Opening act by...

The Thingyan Boat Party – Round 1 – 18th March, 2017

From the people who brought you “The Sunset Boat party” came the very first Thingyan Boat Party and the brand new ‘beat synchronized, hydro-pump, Thingyan sprinkler system -“Shwe (Golden) Shower” with Water guns and DJs from House Music...

The Folklore Of Thingyan

Brief History of Thingyan Mythology Htut Lyn Zaw Thingyan water festival is undoubtedly the most anticipated events out of all traditions and customs of Myanmar. Even though it is a Theravada Buddhist holiday, people of different...

Be On Stage For Thingyan!

How To Join Thingyan Mandats Compiled by Htun Lyn Zaw, Gwan Tong, Min Ye Kyaw and Rosemary Thingyan is approaching and now is the time to think how involved you want to be in the celebrations. Prices...