Barber

Updated : August 16, 2019 By U Thein Han (Maryland) Ko Aye Pe has been my barber since my University days in 1947 till 1971. He also cut the hair of my two sons. He worked at Varsity Hair Dressing Salon in Bogyoke Aung San Market. We were […]

Luck

Updated : August 16, 2019 By U Thein Han (Maryland, USA) I believe in luck. It was in 1948 during my Rangoon University days I did Nation Newspaper Crossword Puzzle and won 2000 Kyats. At that time the value of Kyat was very good. With the money I […]

Rowing

Types of Rowing Laung : for traditional rowing in Burma Leg rowing : [mostly] for Inntha (inhabitants of Inlay Lake) In the early days, the western style of rowing was done at RBC (Rangoon Boat Club). It was an exclusive club. Rangoon University Boat Club (RUBC) was founded […]

Soccer

Updated : August 15, 2109 Grapevine says that Shwe Yoe (Scott, author and teacher) introduced soccer [football] to Diocesan Boys High School. BAA (Burma Athletic Association) stadium (aka Aung San Stadium) hosted the First Division matches. There was (a) League Championship (b) Dunlop Knock Out Tournament … For […]

IDC Kerosene Stove

By Dr. Myint Thein (M73)Post : 2012Updated : August 15, 2019 Dear (Not Exactly = Chit Hla Zwer Thaww) U Hla Min + RIT Brothers + Sisters: .. who were/are tirelessly offering participating joining efforts, energy and time .. planning organizing implementing SPZP-2012 and Revitalization of our Mother-RIT. […]