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Htamane Festival

Htamane Festival

Myanmar has celebrated the traditional Htamane Festival by holding a cooking competition at Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon. The competition had a 3,000 US dollar reward and attracted 36 teams from government organizations and private enterprises. Htamane is a mixture of glutinous rice, coconut slices, sesame seeds, peanuts and a generous amounts of cooking oil. The

Myanmar culture – Burma culture

Myanmar culture - Burmese culture

Generally speaking, Myanmar culture (Burmese culture) means Buddhist culture, and is not identical with the modern geographical unity. The Buddhist culture of old Burma, however wide its general influence may have spread, was originally a product of the vast river basin of the Ayeyarwady, with an extension south-eastwards along the coast to the delta of