Category: Notes

Gandhi and Nehru

Mahatma Gandhi Born Mohandas K Gandhi, he became known as “Mahatma” and “Gandhiji”. Indira Gandhi Indira Gandhi is the daughter of Jawaharlal Nehru, Prime Minister of India. Nehru’s letter to his daughter became a model for some writers (e.g. Saya U Aung Zaw [UCC]). Jawaharlal Nehru Three leaders […]

Short notes

Alphabet Burmese / Myanmar Alphabet (Ka, Kha …) English Alphabet (A to Z) Greek Alphabet (Alpha to Omega) Pali Alphabet Pyu Alphabet Bhamaso Taya Metta : Loving Kindness, Unbounded Love Karuna : Compassion Mudita : Altruistic Joy, Sympathetic Joy Uppekkha : Equanimity Buddhism VinayaMonastic Rules of Conduct SuttaDiscourses […]

History

During our school days we had to learn World History (Feudal system, Renaissance, …) and Burmese History (called “Yazawin”and renamed as “Thamaing”). Later, after hearing from the Thin sayas, Myin sayas, and Kyar sayas, I became interested in some aspects of history : History of computers and computing […]

Heart

Heart is a body organ. Heart attacks may result in death. Heart is a suit in a card deck. The others are Club, Diamond and Spade. The Heart line is a major line in Palmistry.Others are the Life line, Fate line and Head line. Systems send “Heart Beat” […]

Harmony

In our younger days Our grand parents and parents had workers who were non-Buddhists. They gave us sweets (for Diwali), dan bauk (for Id) and presents (for Christmas). During our younger days, we had classmates who professed different religions and lived in perfect harmony. Christians Saya U Pe […]

Habit

Good and Bad Habits Good habits allow us to perform things in auto-pilot mode. Bad habits (e.g. addiction) are easy to develop, but difficult to quit.With patience and practice, we can modify and substitute the bad components in the habit with good ones. The triggers may remain the […]

Pen Names

Maung Ngwe Hlinne (Saya U Thet Lwin, Registrar) Tekaktho Moe War (Saya U Moe Aung, EE63) Kogyi Kaung (Saya Dr. Koung Nyunt, A67, GBNF) Yin Maung (Saya Dr. Taing Oke ,ChE69) Chi Hte Nu Nu Kyaw -(U Kyaw Htin,T69) Mon Yu (U Tin Htut, Harry, M69) Maung Hmut […]