Month: July 2019

UCC General

Updated : July 21, 2019 Prolog GBNF Courses at UCC Win Myint (1) (2) (3) History Gatherings Activities Soul Mates U Soe Myint (GBNF) Anniversary Soon Kway Dr. Htay Lwin Nyo (GBNF) Daw Nge Ma Ma Than (GBNF) Four decade old photo Epilog Prolog In the early days, […]

TOKM [1]

Updated : July 21, 2019 My Father Historic Photo of Burmese Doctors Before You Judge People Two Brothers The Student who taught me Sad Loss of Manuscripts Books My Father My father had a very chequered life. Short stay at Rangoon College He stood first in the Matriculation […]


Updated : July 21, 2019 Paritta is usually rendered as “Protective Verse”. Hanthawaddy and Thudhammawaddy published early Paritta texts edited by Pali experts (e.g. Saya Phyay, U Pan Maung). The Ministry of Religious Affairs published the standard version of 11 Pairtta Suttas, and the comprehensive version of 30+ […]

Symbol : X

Updated : July 20, 2019 X is the 24th letter of the English Alphabet. X is a Roman Numeral with the value Ten. X represents “Unknown”. e.g. X-ray Planet X could mean the Tenth Planet or Unknown Planet. X is a Check Mark. X (in Red written by […]

Symbol : V

Updated : July 20, 2019 V is the 23rd letter of the English Alphabet. V is a Roman Numeral with the value of 5. V (Victory) V (Volt) VG (Very Good) VW (Volkswagen or Folk’s Wagon) VLSI (Very Large Scale Integration) VLDB (Very Large Data Base) VIBGYOR (Violet […]


Updated : July 20, 2019 Names starting with R Daw Renee Kaung Zan (UCC) Richard Hla Thin (Htin Aung) Richard Khoo (Kyaw Lynn, ChE75) Richard Maung (PBRS) Dr. Richard Yu Khin (MEHS61) Dr. Rimon Than (Doctor, Squadron Leader, GBNF) Dr. Rina Sircar (Professor) : co-founder of TKAM Ringo […]


Updated : July 20, 2019 With contributions from Dr. Thane Oke Kyaw Myint (SPHS60) Names beginning with T U Tha Aung (M78) and Daw Kinsa Maw-Naing hosted RIT reunions in Canada. They worked with Canadian NGOs in Myanmar. Dr. Tha Hla served as Professor of Geology, Interim Dean […]

U and V

Updated : July 20, 2019 Names beginning with U Uttam Singh Gill (M71, NASA) Names beginning with V Victor Aung Myin (M72) : Top student and outstanding athlete Dr. Victor Nyunt (Nyunt Wai, SPHS63) Dr. Victor Saing (Aye Kyaw, brother of Dr. Harry Saing (Past Captain and Gold […]