Christmas in Myanmar (Burma)

Burma, officially the Republic of the Union of Myanmar is a sovereign state in Southeast Asia. It is bordered by Bangladesh to the west, India to the northwest, China to the northeast, Laos to the east and Thailand to the southwest. Bay of Bengal lies to the southwest and Arabian sea to the south.

Naypyidaw is the capital while Yangon is the largest city.

Christmas in Myanmar / Burma :

Christmas in Myanmar

Majority of population of Burma, around 80 % follow Buddhism and only 2 percent of total population follows Christianity.

Majority of population of Burma, around 80 % follow Buddhism and only 2 percent of total population follows Christianity and hence Christmas is not a grand event here in Myanmar.

Christmas decorations in Kandawgyi

Christmas celebrations is grand in Yangon where people can see Christmas decorations in Kandawgyi Park.

Christmas Midnight Mass in St. Mary’s

People also visit to St. Mary’s Catholic Cathedral in Yangon for Christmas Midnight Mass.

We wish all readers Merry Christmas 2017 & Prosperous New Year 2018 !!!