Month: October 2020


(Broadcast on October 24, 2020) ***** Pali Daw Gyi : reference to the Theravada Buddhist Sacred Texts / Canon Pali : Early language Used in the Theravada Buddhist Texts Studied by scholars (from various religions) Spoken Language Written Language Roman script (e.g Pali Text Society) Native script (e.g […]


Change Slow change (Evolutionary) Abrupt change (Revolutionary) Yadaya (in Bedin) Fortune Telling Chinese Zodiac Maha Bote Moon sign (Transit) Numerology Sun sign Janaka Kain Poetry Kabyar (Burmese poem) English poem Translation Panel in 5th Irrawaddy Literary Festival in Mandalay (November 2019) UCC Founders Dr. Chit Swe (GBNF) U […]


Month 8th month in old Roman Calendar 10th month in Gregorian Calendar World Teachers’ Day Also known as International Teachers’ Day Celebrated annually since October 5, 1994 Some countries have “local” Teachers’ Day. Saya U Ba Than’s Birthday October 2 Previous years : Birthday Soon Kyway at Tipitaka […]


Outline of talk for October 4, 2020 Rowing in Myanmar Laung (7 paddlers of more) Leg rowers (of Inlay) Rowing Clubs Cambridge University (home of Sir Arthur Eggar) RBC (Rangoon Boat Club) : exclusive for Europeans and Anglos RUBC (Rangoon University Boat Club)Founded in 1923 by Sir Arthur […]