By Lonely Planet, Mark Elliott, Nick Ray, Simon Richmond, David Eimer, Austin Bush
Lonely Planet Myanmar (Burma) is your passport to the main correct, up to date suggestion on what to determine and bypass, and what hidden discoveries anticipate you. appreciate Shwedagon Paya's sheer dimension and mystical charisma, stopover at the water-bound temples on Inle Lake, or go with the flow over Bagan's temple tops in a hot-air balloon; all together with your relied on trip significant other. Get to the guts of Myanmar (Burma) and start your trip now!
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• Over 60 maps
• Covers Yangon, Mandalay, Bagan, Kayin kingdom, Thazi, Kalaw, Pyin Oo Lwin, Hsipaw, Shwebo, Mrauk U, Myitkyina, principal Myanmar, Northern Myanmar, japanese Myanmar, Southern Myanmar, Western Myanmar and more
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Seventh Text, PS 1490: Osman I’s advice (vasiyyet) to his son Orhan after the fall of Bursa in 132635 The text stresses the crucial importance of the strategic distribution of favours/ rewards (ihsan) to the ruler’s close associates (nökers) and obedient followers (muti olanlar) to retain the loyalty and support of both. Although no explicit mention is made in this passage of food, feasting or material sustenance, the references to ‘rewards’ (whether in cash or kind) and to the sultan’s acting with ‘kindness’ (ihsan edici olmak) constitute a kind of coded language which amounts to much the same thing.