Full Moon Festival: The full moon (in the lunar month of Tabo-dweh) is the time of the rice harvesting festival Htamane, or Htamin (literally rice), a special food-offering made and eaten at this time, consists of glutinous rice mired with sesame, peanuts, Shredded ginger and coconut In villages large batches of htamin are cooked over open fires and stirred with big wooden paddles until they become a thick mall, after which the rice is wrapped in small banana-leaf parcels and distributed among all the members of the community.

Info based on http://www.myanmartravelandtour.com/festival-myanmar.htm


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