Manuha Pagoda Festival
Date – One Day before the Full Moon Day of Tawthalin
Location – Myinkaba village, Bagan, Mandalay Region
Duration – 2 days
On the first day of festival, pretty village girls dressed in their best parade with trays of fruits and cakes to offer at the pagoda. During the afternoon, young men parade with larger-than-life paper-made figures of heroes, celestials and animals. At night, they put on dance and plays. The next morning at dawn they offer food at shrine and also to the monks.