December 09, 2016

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Amyotha Hluttaw Speaker enjoys Myanmar Ethnic Traditional Performing Arts Competitions

Dance troupe participate in the contest for Kayin traditional ethnic dance in Nay Pyi Taw.
Dance troupe participate in the contest for Kayin traditional ethnic dance in Nay Pyi Taw.

Mahn Win Khaing Than, Speaker of Amyotha Hluttaw, enjoyed traditional ethnic dance of Kayin at Myanmar Ethnic Traditional Performing Arts Competition being held in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday.
Troupes representing Yangon Region, Bago Region, Kayin State and Shan State participated in the contest yesterday.
The Speaker also enjoyed the individual category of Myanmar traditional orchestra contest.
The 22nd competition kicked off on 18th October. It aims at preserving and safeguarding the cultural heritage of the country’s ethnic people and its national character.
About 1,766 contestants across the country are participating in the completion which is categorized as from basic level to professional level.
The contestants were selected from regions and states after holding the preliminary contests. The competitions include contests of song, dance, composition, music and play at different stages such as professional, amateur, higher education and basic education levels.

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