November

  • Hot Air Balloon Festival
    Hot Air Balloon Festival
    Lu Ping festival commonly known as hot balloon festival celebrates by Pa O, one of the many ethnic groups in the region. The word Lu Ping generally means eliminating all evil by giving alms and offertories to Buddhist monks. On the occasion people also enjoy fun and merriment by holding firework launching competitions.  There is also hot balloons competitions on the day and night occasions. Day balloons are usually in the form of Pagodas, and animals such as elephant, dragon or ducks while the night balloons usually in the shape of rugby ball,  balloons would sting along fireworks and fire sticks which are set off mid-air fireworks.
  • Matho Thingan (Yellow Robe) Weaving Festival
    Matho Thingan (Yellow Robe) Weaving Festival
    Matho Thingan (Yellow Robe) Weaving FestivalThis festival of Tazaungmone is an auspicious time for offering of yellow robes to the monks. An auspicious time for offering of yellow robes to the monks and weaving competitions of yellow robes are held all over the country.