Naga New Year (Sagaing)

Myanmar Festivals

Numerous Naga tribes spread throughout the Northwestern hills of Myanmar. Most of the Naga are from the Chin State. The Naga festival is social. but it is also to exchange previous year experiences. to make plans for the coming year and to discuss how to overcome difficulties.

They pray for abundant crops and domestic animals and to have good weather. Another aspects of this festival is reunion of relatives. who are away from home. They worship to their deities by scarifying the animals. The festival is usually in January.

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