Anada Pagoda Festival
Where: Ananda Pagoda, Bagan
When: One week preceding the full moon day of Pyatho (17 to 28 January 2016)
One of the most popular festivals in the country. Bowls of alms filled with crips are offered to monks who all wait in a ling line. Pilgrimage and holiday outings on country bullockcarts can be seen.
Where: Myitkyina, Kachin State
When: January 10 2016
Duration: 1 day
Traditional Kachin Manaw Festival to celebrate the New year. All the Kachin clans will congregate at Myitkyina to celebrate this event.
Naga New Year
Where: Layshi Township, Sagaing Division
When : 14 to 15 January 2016
Duration : 2 days
One of the most colourful ceremonies of the country. Different tribes of Naga gather by the hundreds in their colourful costumes to perform ritual dances.