The Myanmar are said to have a penchant for theatre and festivals ( Pwes ). The two are intertwined, for whenever there is a major festival, there will be a theatre of sorts to provide entertainment for the people. It is true that each month has at least one festival, but none of the festivals is just a fun fair or a frolicsome occasion. People who have studied thoroughly the life and nations of our people in the light of Buddhism gives them guidance to knew that " the Myanmar are most calm and contented in morals. A Myanmar jogs on through a cheerful existence, troubled by no anxious cares."
Myanmar calendar therefore has its own festive occasions for social and cultural meaning that is fun for all travelers to learn the activities of Myanmar people.