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Photo Essay: 2018 Meiktila Thingyan © Tint Wai MaungEdited by: Chit Min Maung (http://www.cmmaung.me) Thingyan (Burmese: သင်္ကြန်; MLCTS: sangkran, [θɪ́ɴdʑàɴ]; Arakanese: [θɔ́ɴkràɴ]; from Sanskrit saṁkrānti, which means “transit [of the Sun from Pisces to Aries]”[1]) is the Burmese New Year Water Festival and usually falls […]

Photo Essay: 2018 Black & White Mandalay Thingyan  © Moe Myint SanEdited by: Chit Min Maung (http://www.cmmaung.me) Thingyan (Burmese: သင်္ကြန်; MLCTS: sangkran, [θɪ́ɴdʑàɴ]; Arakanese: [θɔ́ɴkràɴ]; from Sanskrit saṁkrānti, which means “transit [of the Sun from Pisces to Aries]”[1]) is the Burmese New Year Water Festival and […]

Photo Essay: Myanmar Welcomes Year 1380 With The Water Festival © Htoo Tay Zar In 2018 April, Burmese calendar turns the year 1380 and to mark the new year Myanmar celebrates Thingyan, the annual water festival. During the festival, celebrators take to the street to […]

Photo Essay: 2018 Mandalay Thingyan © Zin Ye HtetEdited by: Chit Min Maung (http://www.cmmaung.me) Thingyan (Burmese: သင်္ကြန်; MLCTS: sangkran, [θɪ́ɴdʑàɴ]; Arakanese: [θɔ́ɴkràɴ]; from Sanskrit saṁkrānti, which means “transit [of the Sun from Pisces to Aries]”[1]) is the Burmese New Year Water Festival and usually falls […]

Photo Essay: 2018 Thingyan Essay © Sai Min Htet Oo (DeDe)

Photo Essay: 2018 Thingyan Essay© Sai Min Htet Oo (DeDe) This is the very first time taking pictures of Thingyan Festival in my life. Thingyan is Myanmar New Year Water Festival and same as Songkran from Thailand.  Thingyan (Burmese: သင်္ကြန်; MLCTS: sangkran, [θɪ́ɴdʑàɴ]; Arakanese: [θɔ́ɴkràɴ]; […]

Photo Essay: What I See When I Pay A Visit to Ananda Temple Festival © Moe Myint SanEdited by: Chit Min Maung (http://www.cmmaung.me) The temple is also home to an annual week-long festival that is held during the month of Pyahto (December to January). During the festival, […]

Photo Essay: The Lonely Ones © Chit Min Maung

Photo Essay: The Lonely Ones © Chit Min Maunghttp://www.cmmaung.me Previously I have a series Loners, then I decided to scratch out the whole series and used the images before never used in that series. Then I decided to change the title to The Lonely Ones.

Photo Essay: RBE25100 by Phyo Thiha

Photo Essay: RBE25100 by Phyo Thiha

Photo Essay: RBE25100© Phyo ThihaEdited by: Chit Min Maung (http://www.cmmaung.me) His length is long as the distance which he travels… Circle train is one of the most important transportation in Yangon. Since early morning to midnight, he carries all sort of life no matter under […]

Photo Essay: Watching You by De De

Photo Essay: Watching You by De De

Photo Essay: Watching You © De De Edited by: Chit Min Maung (http://www.cmmaung.me) This is the story of the photographer which always like to see people’s lives in reality. Whenever he is on the street, his eyes are like eagle’s eyes, sharp and bright, and […]

Photo Essay: Before Novice by Sai Aung Main

Photo Essay: Before Novice by Sai Aung Main

Photo Essay: Before Novice © Sai Aung MainEdited by: Chit Min Maung (http://www.cmmaung.me)Text by: Maung Lwin For a Myanmar boy, this is the most important ceremony. It is obligatory to be initiated, as he is not considered a good Buddhist until he has gone through […]