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Medical Pioneers

Video Broadcast : #September 6, 2020 “Who’s who in Health and Medicine in Myanmar?” by Dr. Mya Tu and Daw Khin Thet Hta “Pioneers of Medicine in Myanmar” by Dr. Thane Oke Kyaw Myint “A Tribute to Dr. Thane Oke Kyaw-Myint” Present for 70th birthday by former colleagues […]

Schools

Video Broadcast : #September 9, 2020 Formal Education Learning Spaces Learning Environment Language of instruction English Vernacular Anglo-Vernacular Miscellaneous Curriculum and Syllabus Examination Yangon Heritage Society St. Paul’s High School St. John’s Diocesan Methodist English High School Myoma (National School) … Extracurricular activities Sports Soccer Tennis Basketball Hiking […]

Physics

Video Broadcast :September 27, 2020 During our school days Basics taught as General Science(up to 7th standard) High School Final (9th standard)Yupa Beda (Physics text by Dr. Maung Maung Kha and U San Tha Aung)Chu Pu Thein (SPHS) had highest score in Physics. Due to rule changes, he […]

Swimming

Video Broadcast :October 26, 2020 Background Inya LakeRU Swimming PoolAmyotha Ye Ku Kan Swimming ClubsPrivate Pool Styles Free Style (most use Front Crawl)Back StrokesBreast StrokeButterfly Stroke Earlier races 100m, 200m (for all styles)400m, 800m, 1500m (for Free Style)4 x 100 m Free Style Relay4 x 200 m Free […]

Terms Used In My Posts

A : Architecture AFPFL : Anti Fascist Peoples’ Freedom League AI : Artificial Intelligence BA : Bachelor of Arts BAPS : Burmese American Professional Society BASES : Burmese American Society of Engineers and Scientists BCS : Burma / Burmese Civil Service BE : Bachelor Engineering (or) Burmese Era […]

Ba Gyan

Video Broadcast : #September 10, 2020 Cartoon U Ba Gyan (1902 – 1953) Cartoons Comics Poster / Painting Novel 13th St Tazaung daing Cartoon Exhibition Alinkar Kyawswar (1955: posthumous award) Collaborators : U Hein Soon, U Ngwe Kaing Mentor : Burma Art Club President Pagan U Ba Gyan […]

Burmese Music

U Khin Zaw (“K”), Director, Burma Broadcasting Service Article written in 1958 What is Burmese music like? To ears accustomed only to Western music, ours may at first be a little disconcerting. It may seem more like a medley of spontaneous, unrelated sounds than a careful composition. And […]

Guinness

Guinness is a brewery. Guinness published the “Guinness Book of World Records“.Guinness hired the McWhirter Twins (Norris and Ross) who ran a fact finding agency. Ross McWhirter perished in an IRA bombing. The book was updated annually. It expanded in size with the editions. There is a TV […]

Dr. Rimon Than

He is the elder son of U Maung Maung Kyi, my classmate at SPHS and I.Sc.(A), my crew mate at RUBC and my best man at my wedding. Sad to lose an accomplished “Rescue Team Leader”. Sad Event The sad event occurred on February 15, 2013. Squadron Leader […]