History

Cultural blending of the two communities

Cultural blending of the two communities          In most part of the Arakan history, there were close political, economic and cultural inter-dependency and harmonious relationship between Muslim and the Rakhine.          Stone plates of inscriptions in Arabic script were retrieved from inside the pagodas and monasteries. Some are still found in Mrauk-U and Akyab Museums. […]

Dr. E Forchhammer and Islamic Monuments in Arakan

Dr. E Forchhammer and Islamic Monuments in Arakan  By Aman Ullah  Dr. Emil Forchhammer, a German-born Swiss Professor of Pali at Rangoon College, in his report of Arakan , which was publish in 1891, described not only all   the historical, social, cultural, archaeological aspects of Arakan but also its  religious side. He touched from the […]

Rohingya as Burmese Ethnic in Army (Tatmadaw) Journal of Volume 12, Number 6, Issue 18th July 1961 (image)

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Rohingya as Burmese Ethnic in Army (Tatmadaw) Journal of Volume 12, Number 6, Issue 18th July 1961

download  link >>> Tatmadaw Khitye Sazong 1961 Volume 12, Number 6, Issue 18th July 1961, Tatmadaw (Army) Journal has clearly described Rohingya as an Burmese ethnic like other and mentioned the existence of Rohingya which ignorant have been in denial of.   download  link >>> Tatmadaw Khitye Sazong 1961

The speech delivered by Brigadier General Aung Gyi on 4 July 1961

          (“Myanmar Alin” 8-7-61 page 5-6) The speech delivered by Brigadier General Aung Gyi on 4th July 1961, at Maungdaw, North Arakan. Brigadier General Aung Gyi (1919-2012) Vice Chief of Staff of Burma I want to speak a little in this arms laying down ceremony (at Maungdaw, July 4, 1961) of the  resistance group who […]

Arakan

In the 17th century, Mrauk U was home to a diverse population including Buddhists, Muslims, Christians and Hindus; from Arakan, Burma proper, Bengal, North India, Northeast India, the Middle East and Europe Coinage with a Arabic inscription from Bengali-ruled Arakan, 16th century Arakan ( ARR-ə-kan or AR-ə-kahn[1]) is a historic coastal region in Southeast Asia. […]

Mayu Frontier District

  Map of Rakhine State with the Mayu Frontier District highlighted in red. The Mayu Frontier District (Burmese: မေယုနယ်ခြားခရိုင်) was a short-lived administrative zone of Burma (present-day Myanmar) which existed between 1961 and 1964. It covered the Maungdaw District of present-day Rakhine State in the historical region of Arakan. The zone was administered directly from […]