During his official visit to Sagaing Region, IsraelAmbassador to Myanmar, Mr. Hagay Moshe Behar donated numerous books to Public Libraries in Sagaing Region, as part of an education project launched by the Embassy. Firstly in Monywa, the ambassadors met with Sagaing Chief Minister U Thar Aye, and explained the aim of this unique project, which is to promote the reading habits among young children in Myanmar.
Following the meeting, a donation ceremony was held at the information and Public Relations Department. The ambassador explained the purpose of the donation before he handed over the “Soul Bird” translation books to officials . After the ceremony, he visited Minywa Zeya Mingalar Pitakat library in the town and again made book donation together with the Sagaing Region Minister for Social Affairs.
During his visit to the region, Ambassador Behar paid respect to the honorable Sitagu Sayardaw Dr. Ashin Nyanissara in Sitagu International Buddhist Academy in Sagaing Hills, on the occasion of his 77th birthday. During the visit to the academy, he participated in Sayardaw’s Birthday donation and gave a presentation on the values of Judaism and of explained the Soul Bird Education Project.