Posts Tagged ‘Kolhapur’

Burmese king’s palace in India gets makeover

February 11, 2011

 The Times of India

 Source: Indiatimes through Moe Makha:
  1. Burmese king’s palace gets makeover 
  2. Burmese king’s palace gets makeover
MUMBAI: The state government has planned a major makeover for the palace in which the last king of Burma, King Theba(w), stayed during the latter half of his life. The historic palace is situated in the heart of Ratnagiri. The palace was set up by the British to house King Theba(w) and his family, who were exiled after the British conquered Burma (now Myanmar). (more…)