Thaton

Thaton

Thison is a town in Mon State, in southern Myanmar on the Tenasserim plain. Tha Ton (????

??, also called Tha Ton) is a small village in the northern province of Chiang Mai, northern Thailand with a number of hotels and guesthouses at different prices. Thison is located between Mae Ai and Mae Chan in the northern province of Chiang Mai, Thailand. Thison is located between Mae Ai and Mae Chan in the northern province of Chiang Mai. Wat Thaton is a temple on a hill overlooking the Mae Kok River near the Myanmar border.

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Thom thaton ( "Burmese": ??????????; MLCTS: sa. hrum hrui.; Mon: ????,[k?th??m]) is a city in Mon State, south of Myanmar on the Tenasserim Plain..... Thison is located on National Highway 8 and is also linked by National Highway 85. The city was the capitol of the kingdom of Thaton from at least the fourth millennium B.C. to the mid-11th centr.

It was the capitol of the Thaton Empire, a Mon empire founded between the fourth and eleventh century. As the Burmese and Thais have tried to establish their ethnicality and especially this realm in Thaton with the semi-historical realm of Suwarnabhumi ("The Golden Land"); today this demand is challenged by many different ethnic groups in Southeast Asia and refuted by scholar.

Historic science suggests that the early use of the concept (as in the decrees of Ashoka of India, who sent there in the third millennium B.C. buddhistic missionaries) indicated a site in Southeast India and not in Southeast Asia[quote required]. Thaton was an important port in the Gulf of Martaban in the Dvaravati region for trading with India and Sri Lanka.

The Shin Arahan, also known as the Dhammadassi, a friar bred in Thaton and brought Theravada Buddhism northwards to the Myanmar empire of Bagan, growing up and educating in Nakhon Pathom, an ancient capitol of the Dvaravadi empire, now in Thailand. 1057 King Anawrahta of Bagan Thaton captured. The mud has made the coast 16 kilometers from Thaton, now a city that is dozy on the railway line from Bago to Mawlamyine (Moulmein).

The Computer University (Thaton) in Thaton provides five-year bachelor's courses in computer sciences and computer-technologies. This is also the home of the Thaton Institute of Agriculture. "in the mediaeval mon kingdom." The Wikimedia Commons has got press on Thaton.

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