14 May 2022
The Bago Region Chief Minister U Myo Swe Win participated in the ceremony of pouring water to the Bodhi tree in the South-East corner of the Shwe Maw Daw Pagoda platform in Bago Township in the morning on the Buddha Day which falls on 14th of May, full moon day of Kasone month.
Together with the Chief Minister, Bago Region government ministers, region chief justice, region advocate general, region level officials, members of pagoda board of trustee, members of religious associations and local people also attended the ceremony.
The congregation led by the region chief minister, first, recited the religious stanzas, sent loving-kindness and poured the water to the Bodhi trees.
On the Buddha Day, the well wishers and lay devotees poured water to the Bodhi tree at the precinct of prominent pagodas such as Mahaceti, Shwe Thar Lyaung, KyaikPon etc. and performed charity feast to the pilgrims and guests, it’s reported.
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