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Myanmar: Birthday Wishes for Daw Aung San Suu Kyi

This week, many Myanmar Bloggers are celebrating and sending their wishes for Burmese Opposition Leader, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi's 62nd Birthday on the 19th June 2007.

For years, the country's famous pro-democracy leader and Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi has to celebrate her birthday under house arrest; every year people wishes for her release but till now all the wishes are in vain. It is agonizing to see years after years of her resistant and suffering for the faith of the country. Her persistent is deeply admired and the respect for her grows in the hearts of many Myanmar youth.

Aung San Suu Kyi
Aung San Suu Kyi (image byStephen Brookes)
Many of the bloggers have written the poems, essays, good will wishes and show her their earnest support.
Here are some of the posts of notice.

Poems:

Wishes:

Essays:

It is interesting to see how people address her over the years. She was known as the Daughter of the Union of Myanmar, The Voice of Hope, The Lady and many other praises. For this 62nd Birthday, many bloggers addressed her as the Mother of the country.

Aung San Suu Kyi’s House
Aung San Suu Kyi's Home at No 54 University Avenue in Yangoon. (image byStephen Brookes)

Meanwhile, Burmanet reported that the special reinforced securities have been applied near her house to control her birthday celebration.

Three NLD’s members who attended the celebration were arrested by authorities, he added.

Sources in Rangoon said that authorities began reinforcing security near Suu Kyi’s Inya lakeside residence and extended barbed wire
barricades o­n her street since Monday night.

Other NLD members in Shwebo in Mandalay Division also were threatened by a military-backed mob that threw stones at the Mandalay
NLD office and placed sharp rivets that can puncture a motorbike’s tire o­n a road near the building, according to Tint Tint, an NLD
member.

For “The Lady” with prayers and wishes, hope you have a peaceful birthday.

4 comments

  • […] few days ago, I received an email from GV regarding my post, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s Birthday, translation to Bangla. The translator informed me that he had a hard time translating the word […]

  • Hi May,

    Well done your finding out Myanmar bloggers’ celebrities and wishes for our mom, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s 62nd Birthday.
    Ko Yan Aung also included yanaung.blogspot.com (just for your information for next time) may be Matyr’s day(19-July)

  • Tashi Phuntsho

    Dear Aung San Suu Kyi,

    You are the beacon of hope. I along with my family and friends here in Bhutan pray for your well being and accomplishment of your noble vision of Democratic and Peaceful Burma for your people to live.

    May God Bless you!

    Tashi Phuntsho
    Bhutan

  • Moe

    May GOD bless Daw Aung San Suu Kyi.

    Please visit and participate at dassk.org for more.

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