Food in Myanmar

Sour and Spicy Dwarf Catfish Curry

Tomato, tamarind, oil with onion gravy is common gravy to make many dishes in Myanmar. Catfish is cook with this gravy to get special flavor and season with spice leave for smell.

Mon Traditional Food (Thingyan Rice)

This is Mon traditional recipe and not common to find in the market. Mon Thingyan rice is only cooked only in Thingyan time(about 5 days in mid of April). Mon people donate this dish to people who come to their donation booth.

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Tapestry

The art of tapestry or "Shwe Chi Hto" (gold embroidery) as we call it is said to have originated in Myanmar about a thousand years ago. It is a form of

Pantamault (Stone carving)

The art of Pantamault (stone sculpture) is the stone curving. The artisans make Buddha images pole for sima, pillar, leograph, elephants, deer, circular flat sto

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Kyaukse Elephant Dance

Dance of Bamar

Dancing Elephant Festival is also another famous festival in Myanmar.

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Kinnara and kinnari dance

Dance of Bamar

There are many references in the Pali and Sanskrit literature to the mythical birds with human head and torso, Kinnara (m

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WARMLY WELCOME To MYANMAR

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"Myanmar is adjacent attached to seacoasts, scenes of beaches you can view, and also enriched Hill land, Mountain View Point could also be enjoyable. Rivers, Streams, Lakes and Ponds abundance make you feel pleased on boat-rides. As most people in Myanmar are Buddhists, there are so many Pagodas, Buddha Images, and Monasteries to visit elsewhere. Ethnicity collective unique Myanmar is able to be observed variety of Customs and Traditions, and not an Industrial nation yet, still a developing country, Hand-crafts are reliable that could study Hand-made Domestic Works a lot."

You can explore information, photos and videos about all interesting places around Myanmar here. Check out the delicious traditional burmese food here.

Information

There are a list of Foreign Embassies in Myanmar and Myanmar Embassies around the world. We hope it can be useful for you what want to know about Myanmar and where to go with ease and security when you are travelling in Myanmar.
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The kyat is the currency of Myanmar and the currency code for Kyats is MMK. US dollar is the most acceptable currency. You can exchange money at banks, airports, shopping centers and down town easily now. The use of foreign bank and credit cards in Myanmar at point of sale is currently limited, although Visa and Mastercard ready ATMs are increasingly widespread in major cities and tourist spots.
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Burmese is the main language, but English is spoken by many people in cities and tourist areas (to varying degrees of proficiency); most hotels and tour agencies have some staff with a reasonable level of understanding.
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Attractions

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Koe Htat Gyi Pagoda

The Koe Htat Kyi (or) the nine storey pagoda is another enormous Buddha Image in Yangon.

(Yangon)

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Pleasant "Maithauk" Lake Nearby Taunggyi

This week is to introduce a Place for Relax if you arrive to Taunggyi City, the Southern Shan State.

(Taunggyi)

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Pun Hlaing Golf Resort

It's a newly established golf club located at a beautiful junction between Hlaing & Pun Haling River

(Yangon)

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The Gem Of Myanmar, Mogok

Mogok is a name that is famous all over the world, especially among people who appreciate fine gems;

(Mogok)

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Festivals

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"Lu fi" Pa Oo Ethnicity Traditional Fire Festival

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Thanakha Grinding Festival

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Tazaungmone Festival

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Kekku Pagoda Festival

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Nayone Festival

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Naga Traditional New Year Festival

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Htamane Festival

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Tankhu Festival

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Manuha Pagoda Festival

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Hot Air Balloons in Taunggyi

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Shwe U Min Pagoda Festival

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Shwedagon Pagoda Festival