Sule Pagoda is one of the more significant pagodas in Myanmar and it is located as a major landmark in the downtown area of Yangon. It is surrounded by historical and religious buildings: the 82 year-old City Hall in the northeast; Maha Bandoola Park with the Independence Monument and the 107-year oRead More
As Myanmar is an ancient country with a long history, it has enormous heritage—both tangible and intangible. Hair knotting is one of our ancient traditional practices.
‘Hair designer’ is not a new term in Myanmar. According to Yarzathu Phwar stone inscriptions, the Bagan era saw
Paintings were first used in Myanmar to decorate temples, rather than palaces or homes, in order to propagate knowledge about Buddhism. The first ‘illustrated’ Buddhist texts in Myanmar are in the Pahto Thamya Temple at Bagan, which is believed to have been built in the