Archive for October 29th, 2006

  • For New Mandala readers with an interest in the languages of mainland Southeast Asia, the fully functioning version of SOAS’ Wa-Chinese-Burmese-English dictionary is certainly worth some hours of exploration.  It […]

    Wa dictionary from SOAS

    For New Mandala readers with an interest in the languages of mainland Southeast Asia, the fully functioning version of SOAS’ Wa-Chinese-Burmese-English dictionary is certainly worth some hours of exploration.  It […]

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  • Even on an overcast day, the glint and glare around the Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon can be overwhelming.  If you’re not used to the light, it can, at first, be hard to […]

    Protest at the Shwedagon

    Even on an overcast day, the glint and glare around the Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon can be overwhelming.  If you’re not used to the light, it can, at first, be hard to […]

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  • As regular contributor – Patiwat – warns, Surayud’s policy manifesto should not be taken too seriously. But, to my reading, there are a number of issues worth further discussion. First, […]

    Virtuous sufficiency

    As regular contributor – Patiwat – warns, Surayud’s policy manifesto should not be taken too seriously. But, to my reading, there are a number of issues worth further discussion. First, […]

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