Burmese. Name of
son of King
who succeeded his brother King Saw Lu as
reigned from 1084 to ca. 1112-1113 AD.
He is famed as
competent warrior of courage and a great ruler who consolidated the
Bagan Kingdom, which was founded by his father King Anawrahta.
His main achievements include the completion of
and the construction of
Ananda Phaya (fig.).
His son was
who as a Prince is sometimes referred to as
and who dedicated the
Yaza Kumar Stone Inscription (fig.)
to his father's honour.
See also TRAVEL PICTURE.