Burmese History

Rohingya Belong to Arakan and Then Burma

Arakan’s place in the civilization of the Bay: San Shwe Bu.

A study of coinage and foreign relations M.S.Collis, in collaboration with San Shwe Bu. Coins found in Arakan        Mr. Htoon Aung Gyaw, Barrister-at-law and certain other private collectors of Akyab have in their possession over a hundred coins found in Arakan. When recently arranged by Mr. San Shwe Bu, many of them were seen to […]

Why are Myanmar’s Rohingya officially and popularly referred to as “Bengali’, a racist slur in the Burmese context?

Why are Myanmar’s Rohingya officially and popularly referred to as “Bengali’, a racist slur in the Burmese context? Thursday, August 15, 2013  Analysis  No comments At the heart of Myanmar’s official and, sadly, popular use of the term ‘Bengali’ is a discursive strategy meant to to illegalize, alien-ize and de-tetorrialize the Rohingya one and the […]

အစိုးရအဖြဲ႔၊လႊတ္ေတာ္၊တပ္မေတာ္တို႔ကဦးေဆာင္၍ ၿပည္ သူ လူထု အား လံုး ပူးေပါင္း ပါ ဝင္ မႈၿဖင့္ သန္းေခါင္ စာရင္း ေကာက္ ယူေရး

အစိုးရအဖြဲ႔၊ လႊတ္ေတာ္၊ တပ္မေတာ္တို႔က ဦးေဆာင္၍ ၿပည္သူ လူထုအားလံုး ပူးေပါင္းပါဝင္မႈၿဖင့္ နွစ္ေပါင္း ၃ဝ ေက်ာ္ ေကာက္ခံနိုင္ၿခင္း မရိွခဲ့သည့္ သန္းေခါင္ စာရင္း   ေကာက္    ယူေရး လုပ္ ငန္း ကို ေအာင္ၿမင္ေအာင္ ဝိုင္းဝန္းေဆာင္ရြက္သြားႀကရန္ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ ေနၿပည္ေတာ္ ႀသဂုတ္ ၁ ၂၀၁၄ခုနွစ္ ၿပည္လံုးကြ်တ္အဆင့္ လူဦးေရနွင့္ အိမ္အေၾကာင္းအရာ သန္းေခါင္စာရင္း ေကာက္ယူမႈလုပ္ငန္းစဥ္ နွင့္စပ္လ်ဥ္း၍ ရွင္းလင္းတင္ၿပပြဲကို ယေန႔မြန္းလဲြ ၂ နာရီခြဲတြင္ ေနၿပည္ေတာ္ နုိင္ငံေတာ္သမၼတ အိမ္ေတာ္ရွိ ၿပည္ေထာင္စုအစိုးရအဖြဲ႔ အစည္းအေဝး ခန္းမ၌ က်င္းပသည္။ ရွင္းလင္းတင္ၿပပဲြသို႔ နိုင္ငံေတာ္သမၼတ ဦးသိန္းစိန္၊ တပ္မေတာ္ကာကြယ္ေရးဦးစီးခ်ဳပ္ ဗိုလ္ခ်ဳပ္မွဴးႀကီး မင္းေအာင္လိႈင္၊ ၿပည္ေထာင္စုေရြးေကာက္ ပဲြေကာ္မရွင္ ဥကၠ႒ ဦးတင္ေအး၊ ၿပည္ေထာင္စု […]

Rohingya History: Myth and Reality

Rohingya History: Myth and Reality Dec 28th, 2009 Rohingya History: Myth and Reality By Zul Nurain Introduction During the last few years, I came across some historical works on the Rohingya history by some native Rohingyas and some illustrious history scholars such as Martin Smith and Professor Dr. than Tun. The works of native writers […]

In-Depth: Rohingyas: Myanmar’s Most Senior Indigenous Race is Also World’s Most Persecuted

The Past is never dead. It’s not even past. Wlliam Faukner (1897-1962) Weary face of a Rohingya woman from Burma. Photo: bikyamasr.com (RANGOON, Myanmar) – Myanmar government and Myanmar media including international media in Burmese version claimed that there is no Rohingya in Myanmar history, they had never heard the word Rohingya before independence. I […]

BURMA’S ROHINGYA ORIGIN IN THE ANCIENT KINGDOM OF ARAKAN: UNDERSTANDING THE ARAB- CHANDRA SYNTHESIS (A WORKING PAPER ON ARAKAN HISTORY)

Rohingyas Human Rights Organization Malaysia (MERHROM) Source from ; http://www.ndphr.net/2012/07/burmas-rohingya-origin-in-ancient.html BURMA’S ROHINGYA ORIGIN IN THE ANCIENT KINGDOM OF ARAKAN:  UNDERSTANDING THE ARAB- CHANDRA SYNTHESIS (A WORKING PAPER ON ARAKAN HISTORY) Abid Bahar Abstract (Several issues has come to the surface from the present research on DHANNAWADI and VASALI period of ancient Arakan; (1) That DHANNAWADI […]

Rohingyas are the most senior indigenous race in Myanmar but they are the most persecuted on Earth

       The Past is never dead. It’s not even past.                 WlliamFaukner(1897-1962)        A page of history is worth a volume of logic. Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881)                       Myanmar government and Myanmar media including international media in Burmese version claimed that there is no Rohingya in Myanmar history, they had never heard the word Rohingya […]

Bader Mokan Mosque Covered Buddisht Pagoda ,Akyab, Arakan, Burma, ဗ လီ အ တြင္း ဗုဒၶ ဘု ရား တည္ ထား ၿခင္း

ဗုေဒၵါေမာကန္ (ေရးသူ-ေဒါက္တာ သန္းထြန္း) Badder Makan,Akyab (စစ္ေတြၿမဳိ႔ရွိ သူေတာ္စင္ဗုဒ္ေဒၚေမာ္ကန္) AD 1727 ANCIENT MOSQUES FORCIBLY CONVERTED IN TO BUDDHIST PAGODA IN ARAKAN STATE BURMA IN SIDE BADAR MAKAM MOSQUE

A History of Arakan (Past & Present)

by  Dr. Mohammed Yunus First Edition Published in 1994 A History of Arakan: Past and Present, by Dr. Mohammad Yunus, President of the Rohingya Solidarity Organisation (RSO), Arakan, is a a welcome addition to the present stock of our knowledge about the history of Arakan and her interrelation with neighbouring lands of Burma and Bengal. […]