SEAMEO Regional Centre for History and Tradition
Annual Programme
Study of Mon Society and Culture
20-25 January 2015

The Mon created one of the most brilliant civilizations of mainland Southeast Asia, from protohistoric to the contemporary period. SEAMEO CHAT has started a new progrmme for the study of Mon society and culture and to promote awareness of the value and importance of Mon civilization as part of Southeast Asian civilization

  • Nature of the Programme
  • The programme will run for six-days from 20 to 25 January 2015 and will consist of lectures and discussions conducted by prominent Myanmar scholars and a four-day trip to the Mon region.

  • Lecture Topics
  • - Origin and Religion of Mon
    - Customs and Traditions of Mon
    - Old Cities of Mon
    - Arts and Culture of Mon
    - Contemporary Mon
    SEAMEO Regional Centre for History and Tradition Pyay Road,
    Yangon 11041, Myanmar
    Tel: (+95-1) 515180, 536081 Fax: (+95-1) 515175
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    Last Modified : 6 July 2011 (HTZW)

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