Mandalay Sentence Examples
Most of the Burmese amber is worked at Mandalay into rosary-beads and ear-cylinders.
It stretches along both sides of the Irrawaddy from the north of Mandalay to Thayetmyo, and embraces the Lower Chindwin, Shwebo, Sagaing, Mandalay, Kyaukse, Meiktila, Yamethin, Myingyan, Magwe, Pakokku and Minbu districts.
The dividing line runs from the mouth of the Sittang river along the railway to Mandalay, and thence continues northward, with the same general direction but curving slightly towards the east.
Other purely judicial officers are the judicial commissioner for Upper Burma, and the civil judges of Mandalay and Moulmein.
Two sawbwas are under the supervision of the commissioner of the Mandalay division, and two under the commissioner of the Sagaing division.Advertisement
There are other ruby mines at Nanyaseik in the Myitkyina district and at Sagyin in the Mandalay district, where the mining is by native methods under licence-fees of Rs.5 and Rs.10 a month.
Since the annexation of Upper Burma this has been extended to Mandalay, and the Mu Valley railway has been constructed from Sagaing to Myitkyina, a distance of 752 m.
The Mandalay-Lashio railway has been completed, and trains run from Mandalay to Lashio, a distance of 178 m.
In 1867 a treaty was concluded at Mandalay providing for the free intercourse of trade and the establishment of regular diplomatic relations.
The Burmese court, in contravention of the express terms of the treaty of 1869, created monopolies to the detriment of the trade of both England and Burma; and while the Indian government was unrepresented at Mandalay, representatives of Italy and France were welcomed, and two separate embassies were sent to Europe for the purpose of contracting new and, if possible, close alliances with sundry European powers.Advertisement
On the 14th of November 1885 the British field force crossed the frontier, and advanced to Mandalay without incurring any serious resistance.
On the 28th of November the British occupied Mandalay, and next day King Thibaw was sent down the river to Rangoon, whence he was afterwards transferred to Ratnagiri on the Bombay coast.
On his deposition by King Tharawaddi in 1837, the capital reverted to Amarapura; but finally in 1860 the last capital of Mandalay was occupied by King Mindon.
It lies between the Katha, Upper and Lower Chindwin and Mandalay districts.
Sagaing, the headquarters town, is opposite Ava, a few miles below Mandalay; pop. (190') 9643.Advertisement
It is the present terminus of the Mandalay-Kun Long railway and of the government cart road from Mandalay, from which it is 178 m.
It was finally abandoned in 1860, when king Mindon occupied Mandalay, 5 or 6 m.
The group of villages called Amarapura by Europeans is known to the Burmans as Taung-myo, "the southern city," as distinguished from Mandalay, the Myauk-myo, or "northern city," 3 m.
In Upper Burma three productive irrigation works were planned at the opening of the century - the Mandalay, the Shwebo, and the Mon canals, of which the first was estimated to cost -Rx.323,280, and to irrigate 72,000 acres.
The country around Mandalay, as well as the hill country to the north, has suffered from severe earthquakes, one of which destroyed Ava in 1839.Advertisement
It lies in the valley of the Irrawaddy, to the south of Mandalay, on the east bank of the river.
It is the terminus of the branch railway through Meiktila to the main line from Mandalay to Rangoon.
Mandalay was built in1856-1857by King Mindon.
Trains run from Mandalay to Rangoon, Myit-kyina, and up the Mandalay-Kunlong railway.
It is now the headquarters of a district in the Mandalay division of Upper Burma (Chinese frontier).Advertisement
Tilak was twice elected to the Bombay Legislature for triennial terms. Again indicted for sedition in June 1908, he was sentenced by a Parsi judge (Mr. Justice Davar) to six years' transportation, afterwards commuted on account of age and health to simple imprisonment at Mandalay.
Most are made today around Mandalay in Myanmar, tho the vendor will try to persuade you that they are authentic antiques.
In the Shan States there are a few open plateaus, fertile and well populated, and Maymyo in the Mandalay district, the hill-station to which in the hot weather the government of Burma migrates, stands in the Pyin-u-lwin plateauYsome 3500 ft.
On the 14th of November 1885 the British field force crossed the frontier, and advanced to Mandalay without incurring any serious resistance (see Burmese Wars).
The Mandalay District has an area of 211 7 sq.
The DIVISION includes the districts of Mandalay, Bhamo, Myitkyina, Katha and Ruby Mines, with a total area of 29,373 sq.
Wonderfully dramatic and available in a stunning array of designs, Mandalay formal dresses have been seen on many stars and are a prime choice for the discerning woman who needs a distinctive gown for a special occasion.
One of the defining characteristics of Mandalay dresses is their glamour.
Although there is a tremendous variety, the overall style and feel of Mandalay gowns is feminine, dramatic, and very sexy.
Mandalay also features many different formal corset dress styles, as well as sophisticated formal separates.
You'll find lots of stretch satin in Mandalay designs, along with chiffon and silk.
When it comes to the Mandalay name, details are what it's all about.
Many stars have been spotted wearing gorgeous Mandalay formal dresses on the red carpet at awards ceremonies, movie premieres, and other events.
Ashley Tisdale wore a dramatic gem encrusted Mandalay cocktail dress made of nude fabric, sequined skirt, and an incredible array of black and silver crystals and stones at the American Music Awards.
Kim Kardashian was spotted in a form-fitted gold Mandalay cocktail dress with hundreds of crystals and under-bust cinching at a Hollywood nightclub.
Sharon Stone was gorgeous in a green Mandalay gown with plunging necklines and jungle green and purple embroidery at the 'Catwoman' premiere.
Let's take a look at a few favorites from the Mandalay dress line to get a taste of these gorgeous gowns.
Most Mandalay designer evening dresses range in price from several hundred to around two thousand dollars.
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Families that love the water should also be sure to check out Mandalay Bay.
The Mandalay Bay Resort even has a man-made beach.