Myanmar Months & its Activities (Thawtalin)
tawthalinTAWTHALIN (' Maha-Dok' festival)

Boat Races

''Tawihalin" (September) is the sixth month on Myanmar calendar and it is the time for royal regatta festivals which is being revived by the state with the holding of festivals as of yore complete with pageantry and boat races. September is the month when boat races are held in practically every pond, river and lake throughout the country.

Paung-de (Buddha's Tooth Relic Festival)

'Buddhist devotees from all over the country come to Paung-de (Buddha's Tooth Relic Festival),130 miles north of Yangon, to worship this sacred relic brought out once a year (in September)from its vaults. It is taken around the town on an elephant in a procession.

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TAGU    KASON      NAYON     WASO

WAGAUNG     TAWTHALIN     THANDINGYAT     TAZAUNGMONE

NADAW     PYATHO     TABODWE     TABAUNG

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