Most of Yangon festivals are centred on spirituality and the life of Buddha. These festivals are celebrated with a great pomp and show by the locals and the pagodas are decked up making it a pretty sight to visit!
- Hta-Mane Festival: Celebrating the harvest season, held in January.
- Thingyan: Water Festival commemorating the Burmese New Year, held in April.
- Thandingyit: Festival of light held in the month of October celebrating Buddha’s return from the non-human world.