This roughly two-week event culminates on the full moon of Pyatho. It's Bagan’s biggest festival, when hundreds of monks come to collect alms from thousands of merit-seeking locals.
This month-long fest - usually taking place during October - happens at the Mya Tha Lun pagoda and features food, crafts, traditional dancing and theatre.
The Shwezigon Paya temple festival is celebrated on the full moon of Tazaungmon.
The Gawdawpalin Pahto temple festival is celebrated on the full moon of Thadingyut.
The Manuha Paya temple festival is held on the full moon of Tabaung.