Donwun

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Donwun
Donwun is located in Burma
Donwun
Donwun
Location in Burma
Coordinates: 16°40′N 97°36′E / 16.667°N 97.600°E / 16.667; 97.600
Country  Burma
Division Mon State
District Thaton District
Time zone MST (UTC+6:30)

Donwun (Burmese: ဒုန်ဝန်းမြို့, pronounced: [dòʊɴ wʊ́ɴ mjo̰]), located near Mottama is a former capital of Hanthawaddy Kingdom. It was the capital for about six years between 1363 and 1369.[1]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Harvey 1925: 368

References[edit]

  • Harvey, G. E. (1925). History of Burma: From the Earliest Times to 10 March 1824. London: Frank Cass & Co. Ltd. 
Donwun
Preceded by
Mottama
Capital of Hanthawaddy Kingdom
1363 – 1369
Succeeded by
Bago