Month: July 2020

1963 – 1969

1963 Guinea Pigs We took the first ever Matriculation Only examination in 1963. Paulians took 5 places among the Top Five, 7 places among the Top Ten, and 10 places among the Top Twenty. Khin Maung U (1st) Min Oo (2nd) Myo San (3rd, GBNF) Nyunt Wai (4th) […]

SPZP-2000

In April and May of 1999, I received a series of e-mails from Saya U Soe Paing, my mentor at both RIT and UCC (Universities’ Computer Center), and Alice (Saw Yu Tint, T69), a.k.a. Mrs Soe Paing, about the mini-reunions in Yangon and Singapore. I created an informal […]

Numbered Lists

Two Worldly and beyond Loki : mundane Lokotra : supramundane Reality Sammutti sacca : pannatti : Apparent reality Paramattha sacca : paramattha : Ultimate reality Nama – rupa “division” Nama : Mental formations & characteristics Rupa : Physical characteristics Extremes to be avoided Sensual pleasures Self mortification Types […]

Numbers

Zero Ten Twenty Sixty Powers of Two 0 (Zero) Zero has no value when it stands by itself. When a zero is placed to the right of a number, it increases the value N-fold (where N, say 10, is the Base or Radix of the Number System. 10 […]

Threes

Three RIT SayasU Moe AungU Kyaw SeinU Aung Myint Three RIT SayamasDaw Tin May SoeDaw Khin Swe AyeDaw Tin Tin Myint Three 69ersU ShweU Tin Htut (Harry)U Thein Swe Three RIT Sayas U Moe Aung (EE63) Pen name : Tekkatho Moe War Distinguished writer, poet, editor, publisher, zat […]

Three

Numerals Triple Gems Tipitaka (Three Baskets) Trinity Most well-known Hindu Gods Early NASA Projects Apollo Crew Apollo Modules Musical Envelope Prime constituents of an atom Persuasion Techniques Typical Toastmasters Meeting Three-valued Logic Essay (and most writings) Medals Measurement of Time Angular Measure Academic Degrees Some School Types Numerals […]

Four

Numerals Recent Buddhas Sacca / Noble Truth Foundation of Mindfulness Brahma Vihara Practice Guardian deities Mahabhuta Miscellaneous Numerals Hindu-Arablic numeral : 4 Roman numeral : IV Recent Buddhas Kakusandha Konagamana Kassapa Gautama Sacca / Noble Truth Dukkha : Unsatisfactoriness / Misery / Suffering Samudiya : Cause of suffering […]

Five

Numerals First group of disciples Five Khandas / Aggregates Five Precepts Five Senses Five Nikaya / Collection Miscellaneous Numerals Hindu-Arabic numeral : 5 Roman numeral : V First group of disciples Kondanna Baddhiya Vappa Mahanama Asajji Five Khandas / Aggregates Rupakkhandha : Material phenomena Vedanakkhanda : Feeling Sannakkhanda […]