A special court inside Mon State’s Kyaikmaraw Prison has sentenced the ousted Mon State chief ...

The military regime’s Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief, and Resettlement has resumed provision of ...

The Arakan State military council has imposed restrictions on the supply of rice to Dar Lat Chaung ...

Myanmar junta soldiers searched for officials of the United League of Arakan (ULA), the political ...

The Arakan Army (AA) warned on Sunday that clashes could take place at any time in Arakan State due ...

Ousted Mon State chief minister sentenced to 21 years in prison on graft charges
Ousted Mon State chief minister ...
Regime resumes rice supplies for some IDP camps, others yet to benefit
Regime resumes rice supplies for some ...
Throttling of rice supply leads to food shortages in Ann Twsp village-tract
Throttling of rice supply leads to food ...
Regime searches for AA officials in Taungup
Regime searches for AA officials in ...
AA warns of possible fighting
AA warns of possible fighting

Culture

Carving Out a Niche in Ancient Mrauk-U

When he was young, he used to look at Shit Thaung and Koe Thaung temples in Mrauk-U and draw portraits in sketchbooks. Following his passions, U Hla Gyi studied painting and other forms of art one by

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Marching to the Beat of a Traditional Arakan Drum

“The Arakan traditional drum cannot be carved in the rainy season. ... The cowhide used to make an Arakan traditional drum needs to be out of the rain,” he explained.

Arakanese Traditional Clothier Looks to the Past in Hopes of Inspiring the Future

“My thought was that if we had to describe the dress of the Arakanese kings in Arakan State, it would be like the dress of Myanmar,” said Gana Sein, a 67-year-old man from Arakan State’s Pauktaw

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