Month: April 2019

Men on the Moon

Updated on April 27, 2019 Space race The Soviet Union was ahead of the United States of America in the space race. Yuri Gagarin was the first cosmonaut to orbit the earth. USA would take some time to design and implement Mercury project (for an astronaut) Gemini project […]

Mudita

Updated on April 27, 2019 Mudita is a Pali term. Mudita is rendered as Altruistic Joy. Mudita is also translated as Sympathetic Joy. Mudita is one of the four Bhamaso Taya. The others are Metta, Karuna and Uppekkha. One could and should feel joyful when one hears good […]

Karuna

Updated on April 27, 2019 Karuna is a Pali term. Karuna is rendered as Compassion. Karuna is one of the four Bhamaso Taya. The others are Metta, Mudita and Uppekkha, Buddha is called “The Compassionate One”. Mahayana Buddhists emphasize on the importance of Compassion. Sayadaw U Sobhana (GBNF) […]

Metta

Updated on April 27, 2019 Metta Metta is a Pali term. It is written in Burmese as Myitta. Metta is rendered as Unbounded Love. Metta is also translated as Loving Kindness. Metta is one of the four Bhamaso Taya. The others are Karuna, Mudita and Uppekkha. Resources Metta […]

Neikban and Neikban Zaw

Updated on April 27, 2019 Neikban Neikban is the Burmese term for Nibanna (in Pali) and Nirvana (in Sanscrit). It is rendered as “Liberation” or “Enlightenment”. Some associations for Dhamma activities are known as “Neikban Zaw Ah Phwe”. The volunteers for Dhamma activities often call themselves “Neikban Zaw”. […]

SPHS [3]

Updated on April 27, 2019 Saya U Soe Paing (SPHS56, EE, UCC) wrote : From the 7th standard to Matriculation I remember the following: Saya Ba Myaing (Physics), Saya Tun Shwe and Saya Sein (Burmese), Bro Hubert (Chemistry), Bro Felix, Bro Charles, and Bro Gerald (English). Mr Machado […]

SPHS [2]

Updated on April 27, 2019 Saya U Hla Myint (Charlie, M65, Sydney) wrote : Saya U Pe Thein and Saya U Nyunt Maung were Mathematics teachers in our 5th & 6th standards. These two Sayas really made the logic behind solving problems, made us (struggling drum heads) crystal […]

Aung Min

Updated on April 25, 2019 There are several alumni named Aung Min. U Aung Min (Pet73, GBNF) U Aung Min (Pet73) has passed away. U Wynn Htain Oo (M72) earlier reported that U Aung Min tried to have medical treatment in Thailand and in an ICU in Yangon, […]

HMEE [2]

Updated on April 25, 2019 H.E. U Khin Maung Cho (M73) donated books covering the history of selected plants and factories to Myanmar Engineering Council (MEC) and HMEE-2018 project. U Charlie Than, President of MEC, handed over the books to the HMEE-2018 project led by Saya U Aung […]