Posts Tagged ‘New Year’

Happy Khmer/Thai/Laos/Burmese and Indians’ New Year

April 7, 2012


The 7 Success Principles of Steve Jobs

September 11, 2011

Source:The 7 Success Principles of Steve Jobs from Forbes Magazine

  1. Principle One: Do what you love.
  2. Principle Two: Put a dent in the universe.
  3. Principle Three: Kick start your brain.
  4. Principle Four: Sell dreams, not products.
  5. Principle Five: Say no to 1,000 things.
  6. Principle Six: Create insanely great experiences.
  7. Principle Seven: Master the message.


Open letter to the President of Myanmar

April 15, 2011


The President of Myanmar

Re:Request to earn the greatest MERITS at this auspicious New Year timeby releasing the jailed politicians

Happy Myanmar New Year Mr President.

Congratulations for winning the General Election and the political battle.

Please kindly allow us to made a sincere request to your good-self and the present government to have mercy and show good will by releasing all the opposition members/leaders even if they had committed crimes ‘not related’ to politics.


Flowers of Myanmar with the months they bloom

April 4, 2011

Source:Seasonal Flowers of Myanmar, Myanmar’s Internet

Myanmar has a moderate climate and is also rich in different species of flowers.

Here are some of the flowers found in Myanmar.

Myanmar Name : Pone Nyat Pann
English Name : Alexiandrian Laurel

Myanmar Name : Pein Pann
English Name : Anthurium

Myanmar Name : May Myo Pann
English Name : Aster

Myanmar Name : Thaw Ka Pann
English Name : Blossom from Queen of flowering tree.


Happy Myanmar New Year with Padauk ပိ ေတာက္ ပန္း and Ngu Wah ငု၀ါ

April 4, 2011

Padauk ပိ ေတာက္ ပန္း

Taken from Rector, Professor Dr Than Wins’s FB 

This flower usually blooms at Thingyan (Myanmar Water Festival) or around Thingyan. The time is in April of each year. It has a yellow color. It is also known as Thingyan Flower. It gives sweet smells and a favourite for the Thingyan lovers.

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Happy New Year

January 1, 2011

Happy New Year to all the friends
(pic taken from Malaysiakini)

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – JANUARY 01: Fireworks light up Sydney Harbour during the midnight fireworks session as Sydney Celebrates New Year’s Eve on December 31, 2010 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Jeremy Ng/Getty Images)


Holiday fitness: How not to fall off the sleigh

December 20, 2010

Hollywood trainer Erin O’Brien approaches the challenge of holiday fitness in a spirit of peace, good cheer and negotiation.

 “I make a bargain with myself,” said O’Brien, a group exercise specialist and personal trainer for 20 years. “I must do a good workout if I’m going to a holiday party.”