It is learnt that great Bagan Pillars and SEA Games mascot models will be exhibited to take souvenir photos at three cultural centres – National Theatre (Yangon), National Theatre (Mandalay) and High School of Fine Arts at KanbawzaVilla,Yangon. “Great Bagan Pillars used in 27 SEA Games entertainment and mascot model owls are Myanmar memorial items, popular among spectators. SEA Games mascot models are very lucky and so we arrange for public to enjoy,” said a responsible person from Archeology and National Museum Department, Cultural Ministry. In the 27 SEA Games, seven sport events inYangon, one each in Mandalay and Ngwe Saung and 26 in Nay Pyi Taw were performed.
Source : The traveller Vol 3, No.7 From July27 To August 2, 2015