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Burmese – Hpun hpyo to tet hmu

May 25th, 2011 · No Comments · Burmese, Development

Hpun hpyō tō tet hmu Relates to development Hpun hpyō tō tet hmu, and its absence, is a focal point of ideological contestation in Burma, functioning as both a concept relating to security, as well as a strategy for dealing with insecurity.  Hpun literally means to become plump, or grow fat.  Hpyō means bountiful, or […]

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