WELCOME TO OUR MYANMAR MISCELLANY!!
"Mandalay for the speaking,
Yangon for the bragging and Mawlamyine for the eating"
If you have an interesting
story about Myanmar please
send to us and we may include on this page with your credits
the picture below to see more handicrafts...
Healthy Myanmar - a 119 yrs old
Interesting chat about the origin of Burmese Words
Journey on the
The Wonderful Thanakha Tree
Myanmar ~ interesting article about an expediotion looking for Reptiles and
Amphibians in Myanmar
The Quilt of
Belonging ~ a very worthy Canadian project to which we were happy to contribute:
if this was undertaken elsewhere the world may well be a more peaceful place!!
February 18 2006 - Travels with
my Great-Aunt in Burma
August 01 2005 ~ Myanmar Forest Officials
Receive Prize from the USA
for Environmental and Wildlife Conservation
Myanmar Tsunami News -
past and present
potted history of Myanmar and the history of ceramic pottery making in
Thingyan Water Festival 2004
The Golden Padauk – The Flower of
Thingyan (pdf file)
"The Life of Gautama Buddha" -
from H G Wells' "A Short History of the World" published by Collins
Extract from map of the
Mongol empire at time of the death of Kublai Khan including Myanmar ("Mien")
The complete Rudyard Kipling poem "Mandalay"
Marionette history ~ and Who They
Discover the beautiful Myanmar weaving style of the
Lun Yakyaw Cheik
(Lun Taya Acheik) - using up to 100 Shuttles!
Musical Instruments (click on the picture below to hear some real Myanmar music
Map of Inle Lake
Colour Me Burma - Pan Gyi Soe Moe
ECO message in Hlawga
Park near Yangon
Return for occasional additions to
May 08, 2013