See Hanthawaddy

Historical Dictionary of Burma (Myanmar). . 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Hanthawaddy —    (Hongsawaddy)    The most important citystate established by the Mons, ca. 825 CE, and now known as Pegu (Bago), on the river of the same name. According to legend, Gotama Buddha on his travels in the area saw two Brahminy ducks (hongsa in the …   Historical Dictionary of Burma (Myanmar)

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.