Month: September 2019

Literary Talks (2)

Myanmar hosts many literary talks. During our younger days, we attended “Sar Pay Haw Pyaw Pwes”. They took place at Research Congress, Social and Reading Clubs, Recreation Center, Schools, Libraries and even at the village wards. Literary Talks are also held outside Myanmar by the literary lovers. For […]


During the Pre-War days, those who want to pursue a Medical Career had to get LMP (Licensed Medical Practitioner). Some chose to study MBBS overseas (e.g. Calcutta University). According to U Ko Ko Aye, the LMP school was located near the Bogyoke Market and was destroyed by bombing. […]

1960 – 1962

1960 Matriculation The Brothers at SPHS (St. Paul’s High School) were disappointed when the Paulians could not take the top positions in the Matriculation examination in 1960. Dr. Thane Oke Kyaw Myint lost by a mark each to Austin Kyan (Myint Htoo), “Sanjay” Nyan Win, Arthur Hla Maung, […]