TAUNGBYONE NAT FESTIVAL: A CURIOUS HOLDOVER OF ANCIENT BELIEVES

By: Harry Hpone Thant Wagaung corresponds to the Christian month of August. It is the period when the monsoon rains reach Upper Myanmar and Ayeyarwady Rivers is full, stretching from one bank to the invisible bank on the other side. It is also the time when the waters of the Ayeyarwady River reach the...