Names

Inya

Inya is the name of

  • a lake : Inya Lake
    Home of Rangoon University Boat Club (RUBC) and Rangoon Sailing Club (RSC)
    Cross Lake swimming event was held as part of the Inter-Institute Swimming Contest
  • a road : Inya Road
    It has an entrance to the Main Campus of Rangoon University
  • a residence hall : Inya Hall / Inya Saung
    It was for female students of Rangoon University
    Some writers (e,g, Moe Moe) use as a suffix for their pen name.

Inya Saung / Inya Hall

Daw Su Su

Daw Su Su was the first occupant of Room No. (1) at Inya Hall.

She danced three roles in the fund raiser for the Tekkatho Dhammayone. The director of the play was her cousin brother Saya U Lu Pe Win (Pali and Kyauksar Scholar). The rehearsal was assisted by U Nyi Bu (First male actor in a Burmese movie, Brother of A1 U Tin Nwe, U Maung Maung Soe and A1 U Tin Maung).

Daw Su Su was honored at the Thet Kyee Pu Zaw Pwe (Paying homage to the elders) held at the Tekkatho Dhammayone. Her account was published in the Golden Jubilee Sar Saung of Inya Hall.

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She has three daughters :

  • Daw Hazel Saw Lwin
    mother of Dr. Tin Tun
  • Dr. Olive Saw Lwin
  • Daw May Saw Lwin
    mother of U Aung Mon and Dr. Nyi Thet Lwin

She wanted them to have experience (like her) at the Inya Hall.
Per their mother’s request Daw Hazel Saw Lwin and Daw May Saw Lwin spent a year at Inya Hall as room mates.

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