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Hla Min (Lifelong Learner)

Life Long Learner, Educator, Distinguished Toastmaster, Writer, Editor, Expert in Computer Science and Technology

U Min Wun

Updated : July 19, 2019 Professor Emeritus and Head of Department of Civil Engineering Rangoon Institute of Technology Yangon, Myanmar NATIVITY:  Born, brought up, and schooled in Taungdwingyi, Magwe Division, Myanmar, by my parents Saw Boon Koke (aka) U Win Myint and Daw Kyin Toke. FAMILY:  […]

U Tha Tun

Post : 2000 Updated : July 19, 2019 Sayagyi U Tha Tun compiled by his disciple U Than Tun (Arch 65) Sayagyi’s biography was read in commemoration of his 100th birthday (held in Kemmendine). Sayagyi U Tha Tun was born on 4 October 1899. He received B.Sc. degree […]

U Ba Toke

Updated : July 19, 2019 During my visits to Yangon, I was able to pay homage to Sayagyi U Ba Toke. Sayagyi gave an autographed copy of the book about him. Saya Dr. Khin Maung Swe (Tekkatho Maung Thin Char) interviewed Sayagyi resulting in six audo cassettes. Sayama […]

Swel Daw Yeik

Updated : July 19, 2019 Starting from the Rangoon University Golden Jubilee in 1970, the term “Swel Daw Yeik” became a synonym for RIT and its predecessors. Swel Daw Yeik Anyeint became a feature of the RIT gatherings such as Singapore Thingyan & SPZPs. Swel Daw Yeik Sar […]

U Myo Min

Updated : July 19, 2019 Saya U Myo Min (English) Saya served as Professor of English at the University of Rangoon. Saya is a bilingual author. His pen name is “Nwe Soe”. Some mention Saya as a co-founder of the “Khit San Sar Pay” along with Theikpan Maung […]

Des Rodgers

Updated : July 19, 2019 Hello Ko Hla Min: It was a pleasure to read the message of good wishes to all RIT members sent by Bhikku Ashin Pannagavesaka (Bobby Myo Tun, A69). I’ve just finished dashing off a note of greetings to him, and was reminiscing on […]

IDC Kerosene Stove

Updated : July 19, 2019 Dear (Not Exactly = Chit Hla Zwer Thaww) U Hla Min + RIT Brothers + Sisters: .. who were/are tirelessly offering participating joining efforts, energy and time .. planning organizing implementing SPZP-2012 and Revitalization of our Mother-RIT. In late 1960s, when I relocated […]

Sea Of Men

Updated : July 19, 2019 By Tekkatho Moe War (Saya U Moe Aung) Loosely rendered by Hla Min (1) When the Korean War erupted in 1950 with the USA and China as the main protagonists, I was a child [probably too young to comprehend the details], but the […]