Your imagined sparkling beauty of light comes to life with the thadingyut festival in myanmar do not miss this wonderful celebration when traveling myanmar. Choose an image to send with your webcard: happy thadingyut festival: lighting festival happy thadingyut festival: popular images happy thadingyut festival. Having the day off suddenly, i didn't have anything planned and decided i should visit my local pagoda and take in the atmosphere. Thadingyut festival marks the end of vassa, and the monsoon coming to a close drier days and the cooler festival-filled months of the burmese winter ('blanket season') are in sight novice monks who have been sent to the monastery since their noviatiation in april or may are released from their lives of fasting, study and saffron robes and. Thadingyut falls on the seventh month in the myanmar calendar, and the festival marks the end of the three-month long buddhist lent festivals both large and small marking the full-moon of thadingyut are commonly held across the nation.
The thadingyut festival (lighting festival of myanmar) is held on the full moon day of the myanmar lunar month of thadingyut it marks the end of the buddhist lent and is the second most popular festival in myanmar after thingyan (water festival. A fun-fair named yay kyaw pwel zay is held around october every year in the capital of myanmar:yangon and it has become one of the significant festival in. Thadingyut festival is the celebration to welcome the buddha's descent from the heaven after he preached the abhidhamma to his mother, maya, who was reborn in the heaven  background story and celebrations [ edit . Candles proved to be hot sellers in the countryside through this year's thadingyut, also known as the festival of light, said wholesalers in yangon the festival ran from october 22 to 24.
Thadingyut lights festival according to the legend, after the buddha was born, his mother - maya died then she was reborn in the trayastrimsa heaven to show his gratitude to his mother, buddha preached abhidhamma to his mother for three lenten months. Public holidays myanmar (burma) 2018 full moon day of thadingyut (end of buddhist lent) is on wednesday, 24 october 2018 maha thingyan (water festival) long. The thadingyut festival (lighting festival of myanmar) is held on the full moon day of the myanmar lunar month of thadingyut it marks the end of the buddhist lent and is the second most popular festival in myanmar after thingyan (new year water festival. The thadingyut, the lighting festival of myanmar, is the second most popular fes- tival in myanmar after thingyan festival (new year water festival) there are three days of celebrating it as a custom, namely the day before full moon, the full moon day and the day after. The thadingyut festival lasts for three days from the day before the full moon through to the day after the full moon the festival marks buddha's preaching of abhidhamma to the gods in trayastrimsa and the end of the buddhist period of fasting.
The myanmar lunar month of waso, which normally falls in july, denotes the start of the three-month vassa period, otherwise called buddhist lent or the rains retreat. Thadingyut festival in october is a day to inform the beginning of the dry cold season after a long rainy season people living in rainy areas like yangon are eagerly. In conjunction with the thadingyut festival, an annual event that observes the end of buddhist lent, coca-cola has specially designed an exclusive gift pack coca-cola myanmar, with the help of. Thadingyut lighting festival is one of the most adorable and meaningful festivals in myanmar as a nation that has rich buddhism practice and culture it is celebrated in the second or third week of october as a sign and remembrance of welcoming back buddha's and his disciples' coming back to earth after preaching abhidhamma- the [. This festival is held on the full moon of thadingyut in october marking the end of buddhist lent the three-day festival of lights during thadingyut symbolises the return of the buddha from heaven while angels are lighting the path of his descent to earth.
Thadingyut festival thadingyut festival, also known as lighting festival is held on the last day of buddhist lent which celebrates the returning of the buddha from the heaven this is the most liveliest and popular festival in myanmar. The thadingyut festival is a time to pay respect and reach out to loved ones for our customers, we want to help them do this with free sms service during the festival day, said mr takashi nagashima , chief executive officer of mpt-ksgm joint operations. Myanmar public holidays full moon day of thadingyut kayin new year day thingyan water festival. Festivals and observances full moon of thadingyut - end of the budddhist lent abhidhamma day festival of lights (သတင်းကျွတ် မီးထွန်းပွဲ.
Thadingyut festival thadingyut, also known as lighting festival, is the second largest festival in myanmar and held on the full moon in october, marking the end of buddhist lent people lights candle during the festival to honor buddha's descent from heaven to earth. It is a day that marks the end of a month-long period of lent for buddhists in myanmar when the moon is at its fullest, pagodas across the country light up. -the buddhawhat is the festival of lights of thadingyutthe buddhist festival of lights occurs during the buddhist month of thadingyut, the month in which buddhists believe that the buddha descended from the heavens to visit humans on the earth. Thadingyut (fesival of lights) october is the time when the people of myanmar celebrate with joy and lights: the full moon of october or the month of thadingyut according to the local lunar calendar, marks the end of three months of buddhist lent when weddings, fairs and festivals are not permitted.