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Shwedagon - The World's Richest Pagoda

Every year, hundreds of thousands of devotees climb the steps of the Shwedagon Pagoda. Carrying donations of all sorts, including money, jewellery and gold, the worshippers say their prayers under the stupa, topped by a ceremony vane embedded with ... Myanmar Business Network, 2 weeks ago
The world's richest pagoda Mizzima News, 2 weeks ago
The Temples of Bagan Myanmar Epoch Times, 1 month ago

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Students to Protest Education Law in Mandalay

A student holds a sign in protest against the National Education Law near Shwedagon Pagoda in Rangoon on Nov. 16. (Photo: Steve Tickner / The Irrawaddy) RANGOON — Student activists plan to again take to the streets to protest the National ...
 Irrawaddy16 hours ago Yangon Student unions protest national education law  Eleven Myanmar1 week ago

Around 3,000 people stage protest for enactment of interfaith marriage bill

:41 Thousands of monks and people seen near the northern gate of the Shwedagon Pagoda as they protest for the enactment of the interfaith marriage bill (Photo Nay Win Shein/EMG) YANGON-Around 3,000 people including Buddhist monks led by ...
 Eleven Myanmar1 month ago Buddhist group plans marriage bill protests  Myanmar Times3 weeks ago 3,000 people stage protest in Yangon for interfaith marriage bill  Asia News Network1 month ago
Bangkok Post

Thai PM faces protest on first outing on world stage

Thai junta leader and Prime Minister Prayut Chan-O-Cha visits the Shwedagon pagoda … The real question, then, is deeper whether the differences between males and females are fairly and accurately highlighted in the first place. … Additional ...
 Yahoo! Singapore1 month ago Prayut faces protest on first world trip  Bangkok Post1 month ago Thai PM to Meet Burma President, Parliament Speaker During 3-Day Visit  Irrawaddy2 months ago
Bangkok Post

Myanmar website hacked, threatened over Buddhist radical story

Buddhist monks take part in a ceremony at the Shwedagon pagoda on the full moon day … Police responding to a call at the Bayshore condominium on East Coast on Wednesday morning broke into a unit were greeted by a grisly, unsettling sight: that ...
 Yahoo! Singapore1 month ago
Malay Mail

Thai protesters greet coup leader with Hunger Games salute

Thailand's Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-Ocha (centre) tours the grounds of Shwedagon Pagoda during his official visit to Myanmar, in Yangon, October 10, 2014. — Reuters pic BANGKOK, Nov 19 — Thai junta leader Prayuth Chan-Ocha was greeted by an ...
 Malay Mail1 week ago Myanmar leader asks Thai PM for fair probe on tourist murders  Malay Mail1 month ago Myanmar asks for fair probe on murder case  Brunei Times1 month ago Thai PM promises to give special consideration to Myanmar migrant workers murder of two Britons  Eleven Myanmar1 month ago

Where dhamma meets droid

On any busy street, maroon-clad monks clutching new smartphones are a common sight. The famed Buddhist shrine, Shwedagon Pagoda, has Wi-Fi and its own community Facebook page. That may seem jarring, as technology connects people to the world and ...
 Myanmar Times1 month ago

Slain Cadets Remembered During Rangoon, Sittwe Services

A donation ceremony held on Wednesday for eight Arakanese youth killed by artillery fire last week. (Photo: Soe Thant Aung / Facebook) RANGOON — Seven days after an attack on ethnic army cadets in Kachin State, activists and social groups ...
 Irrawaddy16 hours ago
Helsinki Times

Mobile phone revolution rages in Myanmar

Burmese monks receive instruction on new services after buying a mobile phone in a shop in Yangon. YANGON: Incense swirls through the air on a darkening evening, as a Buddhist monk sits cross-legged before an ancient temple, his eyes closed in ...
 Qatar Peninsula1 day ago Cellphone use in Burma soars after economic changes  Washington Post4 days ago Cellphone use transforms Burmese life after government opens mobile market  Washington Post4 days ago New private companies spark mobile phone revolution in once-isolated Myanmar  Helsinki Times1 day ago

Nat Hab Launches First Nature-Focused Tour in Myanmar

Natural Habitat Adventures (Nat Hab - ), the world's premier nature travel company, is debuting a brand-new trip, Exploring Nature & Spirit in Myanmar & Thailand , in 2015. This 13-day active journey showcases the ...
 Broadway World2 days ago First Nature-Focused Tour in Myanmar (Burma)  Examiner.com2 days ago
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