A Memorial of Shan New Year Festival transferred from 2105 to 2106 would be held in Yangon.
The New Year Festival would be gathered by Shan Nationalities who settled at Yangon on 25th November 2011 start at 6 pm in Aung Myay Bonthar Shan Monastery in 9 mile, Yangon.
“Shan Traditional dances by Shan songs we will perform. At midnight 12 pm, we will wish welcome the New Year,” said U Sai San Ait, the responsible person from Taungyi Township Team (Yangon).
Some villagers form Taitkyi Township Yangon Division would attend this ceremony.
This year would be peculiar of some Shan Race attendance from Kachin State.
Traditional Dances and songs would be performed by Shan Vocalist like previous years. There are annual Yangon-settled Shan Race Festivals such as Shan New Year Day and Shan State Day Ceremony.
Besides Entertainment Programs, Traditional Food from various Shan regions and Traditional costumes sale would be involved in the Festival.