Children and families enjoyed a break from the heat in the Peoples’ Park water slide. (PHOTO: Kimberley Phillips/DVB)
A young man working on the ferris wheel. (PHOTO: Kimberley Phillips/DVB)
The festival rides are powered by the strength of the young men working at the festival. (PHOTO: Kimberley Phillips/DVB)

In photos: Thadingyut 2015, Rangoon

Second only to Thingyan, Thadingyut is the most significant holiday in Buddhism, signifying the day that Buddha descended from the heavens.