Thingyan Pwe

Burmese - The New Year festival. During this festival much water is thrown by and at the participants and the chief nat, Thagya Min, appears on earth. The fortunes of the coming year are determined by whatever he decides to bring with him, be it a sword, fire or water. On occassion, identified as Thingyan Pwe, Thagyan, Thagyan, Water Feast or Water Feast.

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