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Hakha Baptist Church

Chin State’s Capital City: Hakha

Hakha, the capital of Chin State, is situated in the Northern Chin State. It is situated over the mountains, at 6,200 feet above sea level. As Chin State is quite hilly, Hakha is built on the slope of a large mountain, in U shape. There is only one main road running along the middle of […]

Pyin Oo Lwin or May Myo

Myanmar City: Pyin Oo Lwin or May Myo is one of the most beautiful cities of Myanmar. Pyin Oo Lwin is a scenic hill town in Mandalay Division, Myanmar. Many people fall in love with Pyin Oo Lwin because of its beauty and lovely weather. Glorious in autumn (lush greenery), winter (perfect blue skies and amazingly starry nights), spring […]

Lashio: Northern Shan State

Myanmar Life presents Lashio City’s Photos, video and short Information for you. Lashio is a capital City of the northern Shan State, the major population made up of  Shan, Chinese and Burmese. The population grew from around 5000 in 1960 to 88,590 in 1983. It is currently estimated at around 131,033. In 1900, the city […]

Mawlamyine City

Mawlamyine City

Myanmar City – Mawlamyine is a capital city of Mon State and the third largest city in Myanmar after Yangon and Mandalay situated 165 kilometers east of the nation’s capital across the Gulf of Mottama at the mouth of the Thanlwin river.The City is with a population of almost 500,000 people and formerly known as […]

Myitkyina, Capital City of Kachin State

Myitkyina, Capital City of Kachin State

Myitkyina City, Kachin State, Myanmar: If we say Myitkyina is the core heart Kachin State, it will not be wrong, as Myitkyina is Business, Education, Culture, Religions and Arts center of Kachin State. Myitkyina is the capital city of Kachin State in Myanmar, located 1,480 kilometers (920 mi) from Yangon, and 785 kilometers (488 mi) […]

Naypyidaw: Myanmar Capital City

Myanmar Capital City: Naypyidaw is also spelled as Nay Pyi Taw. Naypyidaw is the national capital of Myanmar (Burma), located in Pyinmana Township, Mandalay Division. Naypyidaw is 320 kilometres away from north of Yangon. On 6 November 2005, the administrative capital of Myanmar was officially moved to Naypyidaw. As of 2009, the population was 1 Million, […]

Yangon City

Yangon City

Myanmar City – Yangon, also known as Rangoon, is a former capital of Myanmar. Although the capital is move to Naypyidaw in March 2006, Yangon, with a population of over four million, continues to be the country’s largest city and the most important commercial centre. Yangon  is so evergreen and cool with lush tropical trees, shady […]

Mandalay Palace: Last Royal Palace of Burmese Monarchy

Mandalay Palace (The Mya Nan San Kyaw - The Royal Golden Palace) is the last royal palace of the last Burmese monarchy. King Mindon, who founded the Royal City of Yatanabon, built the Mya Nan San Kyaw, the Royal Palace, on 6th waning day of Kason, M.E 1221 ( A.D 1857 ). It is surrounded by […]

Bagan Capital City of Ancient Myanmar, 1984 View

Bagan Capital City of Ancient Myanmar, 1984 View

Bagan Capital City of Ancient Myanmar 1984 View, all photos from Galen hopefully taken around 1984. Bagan, formerly Pagan was the ancient capital of several ancient kingdoms in Burma. The ruins of Bagan cover an area of 16 square miles. The majority of its buildings were built in the 1000s to 1200s, during the time Bagan was the […]

Taunggyi: Capital City of Shan State

Taunggyi: Capital City of Shan State

Taunggyi is the capital of Shan State, Myanmar. Shan State is the largest state in Myanmar. Taunggyi has an estimated population of 205,000 and the fourth largest city in Myanmar. Taunggyi is at an elevation of 4,712 feet (1,436 m) above sea level. The name Taunggyi means “big mountain” in the Burmese language. The Inthas and the Pa-Ohs […]


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