Explore Shwedagon Pagoda’s Buddhist Essence

July 2, 2015 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Culinary, Myanmar, News

To fully grasp the essence of Yangon’s Buddhist pagoda takes more than a visit to the main platform. Our signature tour unlocks the hidden secret behind the spiritual core of Shwedagon Pagoda.

Get Your Act Together with a Burmese Nat-Pwe

This man in woman’s clothes is a ghost’s spouse, a Nagadaw, carefully rouged and about to get drunk, surrounded by his (or her if you wish) aides. They are equally stunning looking young men dressed as women, dancing in circles around their master. Many spectators come to attend this Nat-Pwe: a ceremony intended to enhance […]

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