Songkran in Thailand and Laos, Chaul Chnam Thmey in Cambodia. Duration of the event is three or five nights. Spraying fountains of walkway sprinkled on the pedestrians on stage.
Efficient pipelines flood the passing passengers in cars and lorries. Kids use guns to give liquids to their mates, family and everyone else within reach - only the elder and monk are secure. It symbolises the wash away of misfortune and sin of the past year. It is a celebration by letting free caught seafood and fowl and organising festivities for them.
The Myanmar Times | Thingyan Special April 2018
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Wherever Thingyan is referred to, the idea of eating the Thingyan tradition comes to one' s head. Mandalay's Thingyan ( "Water Festival") takes place every year, which highlights its unique character and interest in..... This year during Thingyan I will be in the pavillon in front of Mottama Co. on Mindama Road.
With the exception of a few years, the Thingyan feast in the administration capitol Nay Pyi Taw (seat of the king)..... As the Thingyan (Water Festival) approaches, the preparation in the town of Mandalay, the centre of Myanmar, is in full swing..... The preparation for this year's Thingyan (Water Festival) has started in the business metropolis of Yangon.