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Kyaikkami (pronounced; Mon) is a resort town in the Mon State of south-east Myanmar. [1]

19 relations: Administrative divisions of Myanmar, Ayutthaya Kingdom, Buddhism, City-state, First Anglo-Burmese War, List of governors-general of India, Mawlamyine, Mon language, Mon people, Mon State, Myanmar, Myanmar Standard Time, Pagoda, Rakhine State, Resort town, Tanintharyi Region, Thailand, Vassal state, William Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst.

Administrative divisions of Myanmar

Myanmar (also known as Burma) is divided into twenty-one administrative subdivisions, which include: The regions were called divisions prior to August 2010, and five of them are named after their capital city, the exceptions being Ayeyarwady Region and Tanintharyi Region.

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Ayutthaya Kingdom

Ayutthaya (อยุธยา,; also spelled Ayudhya) was a Siamese kingdom that existed from 1351 to 1767.

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Buddhism

Buddhism is a nontheistic religion or philosophy (Sanskrit: dharma; Pali: धम्म dhamma) that encompasses a variety of traditions, beliefs and spiritual practices largely based on teachings attributed to Gautama Buddha, commonly known as the Buddha ("the awakened one").

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City-state

A city-state is a sovereign state consisting of a city and its dependent territories.

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First Anglo-Burmese War

The First Anglo-Burmese War, also known as the First Burma War, (ပထမ အင်္ဂလိပ် မြန်မာ စစ်;; 5 March 1824 – 24 February 1826) was the first of three wars fought between the British and Burmese empires in the 19th century.

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List of governors-general of India

The Regulating Act of 1773 created the office with the title of Governor-General of the Presidency of Fort William, or Governor-General of Bengal to be appointed by the Court of Directors of the East India Company (EIC).

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Mawlamyine

Mawlamyine (also spelled Mawlamyaing;;; မတ်မလီု; formerly Moulmein) is the fourth largest city of Burma (Myanmar), World Gazetteer situated 300 km south east of Yangon and 70 km south of Thaton, at the mouth of Thanlwin (Salween) river.

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Mon language

The Mon language (ဘာသာ မန်; မွန်ဘာသာ) is an Austroasiatic language spoken by the Mon people, who live in Myanmar and Thailand.

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Mon people

The Mon (မောန် or မည်; မွန်လူမျိုး‌,; មន, มอญ) are an ethnic group from Burma (Myanmar) living mostly in Mon State, Bago Region, the Irrawaddy Delta and along the southern border of Thailand and Burma.

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Mon State

Mon State (မွန်ပြည်နယ်,; တွဵုရးဍုၚ်မန်၊ ရးမညဒေသ) is an administrative division of Myanmar.

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Myanmar

Myanmar (or (also with the stress on first syllable)), officially the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and also known as Burma, is a sovereign state in Southeast Asia bordered by Bangladesh, India, China, Laos and Thailand.

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Myanmar Standard Time

Myanmar Standard Time (MST) (မြန်မာ စံတော်ချိန်,; formerly, Burma Standard Time) is the standard time in Burma (Myanmar), 6:30 hours ahead of UTC (UTC+06:30).

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Pagoda

A pagoda is a tiered tower with multiple eaves, built in traditions originating in historic East Asia or with respect to those traditions, common to Nepal, India, China, Japan, Korea, Vietnam, Burma and other parts of Asia.

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Rakhine State

Rakhine State (Rakhine pronunciation;; formerly Arakan) is a state in Myanmar.

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Resort town

A resort town, often called a resort city or resort destination, refers to an area where tourism or vacationing is the primary component of the local culture and economy.

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Tanintharyi Region

Tanintharyi Region (တနင်္သာရီတိုင်းဒေသကြီး,; Mon: or; formerly Tenasserim Division and subsequently Tanintharyi Division, is an administrative region of Myanmar, covering the long narrow southern part of the country on the Kra Isthmus. It borders the Andaman Sea to the west and the Tenasserim Hills, beyond which lies Thailand, to the east. To the north is the Mon State. There are many islands off the coast, the large Mergui Archipelago in the southern and central coastal areas and the smaller Moscos Islands off the northern shores. The capital of the division is Dawei (Tavoy). Other important cities are Myeik (Mergui) and Kawthaung. The division covers an area of 43,344.9 km², and had a population of 1,406,434 at the 2014 Census.

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Thailand

Thailand (or; ประเทศไทย), officially the Kingdom of Thailand (ราชอาณาจักรไทย), formerly known as Siam (สยาม), is a country at the centre of the Indochinese peninsula in Mainland Southeast Asia.

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Vassal state

A vassal state is any state that is subordinate to another.

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William Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst

William Pitt Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst, GCH, PC (14 January 1773 – 13 March 1857) was a British diplomat and colonial administrator.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kyaikkami

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