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ကောဇာသက္ကရာဇ် ၁၃၇၉ပြည့်နှစ် သာသနာသက္ကရာဇ် ၂၅၆၁ပြည့်နှစ် ပြာသိုလကွယ် ၁၅ရက် ကြာသာပတေးနေ့
Karen New Year.
A day to celebrate the birth of Jesus, the central religious figure of Christianity. Many churches have special function on that day. Carol Singing, gathering at friend and family home are common among the Christian and other people alike on this day.
Union Day of Myanmar. On February 12th 1947, representatives of various part of Myanmar and ethnic groups signed a PangLong Agreement to express their desire to form a united or Union of Burma. At that time British wanted to split the country into small regions if they have to give independent.
General Aung San was a Burmese revolutionary, nationalist, and founder of the modern Burmese army. He was born in 13 February 1915. He was the father of Nobel Peace laureate Daw Aung San Suu Kyi.