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Watch: Celebrated Myanmar Troupe and 'Outstanding Performance of the Year' Nominee Shwe Man Thabin

Members of Myanmar's Shwe Man Thabin company perform at Asia Society New York on April 11, 2015. (Ellen Wallop/Asia Society)
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Watch the full Asia Society program featuring Myanmar's celebrated troupe Shwe Man Thabin, which has been nominated for Outstanding Performance of the Year by The New York Dance and Performance Awards.

Photo of the Day: Waiting for a Good Catch in Vietnam

Empty fish nets hang waiting for the next day's catch in Da Nang, Vietnam on March 22, 2015. (Christopher Crouzet/Flickr)
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Empty fish nets hang waiting for the next day's catch in Da Nang, Vietnam on March 22, 2015. (Christopher Crouzet/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Floating on Glistening Waters in the Philippines

Boats bob up and down in the waters of Borocay, Philippines on March 14, 2015. (ilya/Flickr)
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Boats bob up and down in the waters of Borocay, Philippines on March 14, 2015. (ilya/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Hoop Dreams in the Philippines

A young boy jumps up to dunk a basketball in Borocay, Philippines on March 15, 2015. (ilya/Flickr)
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A young boy jumps up to dunk a basketball in Borocay, Philippines on March 15, 2015. (ilya/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Dashing Through the Rain in Thailand

A motorcyclist speeds through a rainy, flooded street in Bangkok, Thailand on March 24, 2015. (Karl Grenet/Flickr)
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A motorcyclist speeds through a rainy, flooded street in Bangkok, Thailand on March 24, 2015. (Karl Grenet/Flickr)

Discover Your Myanmar Zodiac Sign With Our New Online Tool

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Are you a Dragon or a Guinea Pig? Is your planet Mars or Jupiter? And what does this all say about your personality? Use our interactive Myanmar astrology tool to find out.

Watch: 90 Mesmerizing Seconds Floating Above Myanmar's Land of 2000 Temples

Hot air balloons fly over ancient temples in Bagan, Myanmar, at sunrise on November 25, 2014. (Phyo Hein Kyaw/AFP/Getty Images)
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Let the website Jungles in Paris take you on a breathtaking tour of the ancient city of Bagan, the world’s largest collection of religious structures.

Multimedia: Critics Laud Asia Society's Shwe Man Thabin Event as 'Rare Taste of Myanmar's Culture'

Members of Shwe Man Thabin perform at Asia Society New York on April 11, 2015. (Ellen Wallop/Asia Society)
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"Audience members lingered in their seats, dazed, even after the performers had bowed and waved goodbye," remarked the New York Times after a sold-out performance at Asia Society New York.

Photo of the Day: Against the Sun in Cambodia

A slim figure is silhouetted by the sun at Angkor Wat in Siem Riep, Cambodia on March 27, 2015. (Roberto Trm/Flickr)
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A slim figure is silhouetted by the sun at Angkor Wat in Siem Riep, Cambodia on March 27, 2015. (Roberto Trm/Flickr)

Multimedia: Celebrated Troupe Brings Myanmar's Performance Tradition to New York

An evening of zat pwe presents a panoply of music, song, dance, drama, and comedy. (Rachel Cooper)
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Learn about zat pwe — a traditional Myanmar performance form combining music, dance, and theater into a unique variety extravaganza  — ahead of three Asia Society New York events this weekend.