Month: July 2022

Matriculation in 1965 *

Five Paulians — the “last” batch before Nationalization — scored the top positions. 1st Bernard Khaw (Distinctions in English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry) Scored high marks in English. Due to rule changes, he could not apply for the professional courses. He studied, worked and retired in the USA. […]

Message *

Value of a speech Message Messenger Punctuation King Dutthagamani’s Message ၁။ ငါ ယခု စစ္တိုက္ျခင္းသည္ မင္းစည္းစိမ္ဟူေသာ ငါ၏ ကိုယ္က်ိဳးစီးပြါးရလိုမႈအတြက္ လုံ႔လအားထုတ္မႈ ဘယ္အခါမွ် မရွိခဲ့ဖူးပါ။ ဘုရားရွင္သာသနာေတာ္ ႀကီး အရွည္ခံ့၍ တည္တံ့ပါေစျခင္း အလို႔ငွာသာ ျဖစ္ပါ၏။ဤသစၥာစကားေၾကာင့္ ေအာင္ပြဲအလီလီ ရပါေစသတည္း။ (ဒု႒ဂါမဏိမင္းႀကီး) Translation by Hla Min I am waging warsnot for attaining and retaining the kingly treasures. My efforts are not […]

KMU : Kamma

First published in Ashin Kelatha Journal in 1999. by Dr. Khin Maung U Kamma is a Pali word meaning action or doing. In its general sense kamma means all good and bad intentional actions whether mental, verbal or physical (thoughts, words and deeds). In the Buddhist teachings, all […]

Records *

Believe it or not Ripley’s “Believe it or not” named U Khanti Kyauksar (inscriptions) of the Fifth Buddhist Council (Synod) held in Mandalay as the “Largest Book” in the world. Guinness Book of World Records The Guinness Book of World Records listed Tipitakadara Sayadaw Ashin Vicittathara as having […]