Appendix

Appendix Table 10.1 Famous and reputable madrasahs in Myanmar

Name

City/town

Darul ’Uloom

Tarmwe, Yangon

Sufia

Botahtaung, Yangon

Jamiatul ’Ulama

Kanbalu

Jamiat Arabia Mazahirul ’Uloom

Pyaw Bwe

Madrasah Nu’maniah

Yangon

Jamiatul Arabia Islamiah Ta’leemul Qur’an

Thingangyun, Yangon

Isha’ Atul ’Uloom

Mawlamyaing

Imdarul ’Uloom

Kyaikmayaw

Madrasah Husseiniah

Maung Gan, Mawlamyaing

Madrasah Mahmudiah

Thingangyun, Yangon

Madrasah Arabia Hidayatul ’Uloom

Yamethin

Madrasah Furqaniah Hafizul Qur’an

Thingangyun, Yangon

(Arabic University of) Madinatul ’Uloomul

Yin Daw, Pyaw Bwe

(Arabic University of) Madrasah Azziziah

Nan Daw Kone, Meiktila

(Arabic University of) Madrasah Khaliliyah

Letpan, Kyaukse

(Arabic University of) Miftahul ’Uloom

Bone Owe, Mandalay

Madrasah Zammiriah

Kywe Chan Kone Mawlamyaing

Madrasah Hakimiah

Laputtar

Jami’ah Qasimiah

Ma Kyar Nwe Zin, Mandalay

(Arabic University of) Jamia’h Furqaniah

Thathon

(Arabic University of) Jami’ah Arabiah Shamsul ’Uloom

Letpan

(Arabic University of) Bisthanul ’Uloom

Pyin Oo Lwin

(Arabic University of) Jami’ah Huseiniah

Aung Lan

Jami’ah Arabiah Imdadul ’Uloom

Myitkyina

Jami’ah Nurul Islam

Kaw Ka Rate, Kayin State

Jami’ah Ashraful ’Uloom

Kaw Ka Rate, Kayin State

Jami’ah Arabiah Madinatul ’Uloom

Su Lay Gone, Kyaukse

(Arabic University of) Muhamadiah

Taung Myint, Mandalay

Jami’ah Arabiah Nadwatul ’Uloom

Kan Tar Kone, Shwebo

Jai’ah Arabiah Nadwatul ’Uloom

Myint Nge, Mandalay

Appendix Table 10.2 Number of monasteries, churches, mosques and madrasahs in Myanmar

State/division

Monasteries

Churches

Mosques

Madrasahs

Kachin State

655

389

20

23

Kayar State

147

95

2

5

Karen State

1014

605

48

69

Chin State

100

898

1

3

Sagaing Division

7666

148

94

38

Tanintharyi Division

1189

53

76

47

Bago Division

5689

146

56

55

Magwe Division

5870

44

29

29

Mandalay Division

8640

62

200

107

Mon State

2457

37

94

68

Rakhine State

2716

51

1238

105

Yangon Division

4109

221

171

111

Shan State

4695

343

85

35

Ayeyarwady Division

6240

173

152

64

Total

51 187

3265

2266

759

Source: Ministry of Defence of Myanmar 1997, Tha Tanar Yang War Htun Say Phoe (Shining the Bright Light of Religion), March, Yangon, pp. 48–73.

Appendix Table 10.3 Location of mosques within Yangon Division

Township

No.

Lathar

1

Lanmadaw

4

Pabedan

11

Kyauktada

8

Botahtaung

10

Ahlone

2

Sanchaung

1

Pazundaung

2

Dawbon

2

Insein

6

Thingangyun

6

South Dagon

-

North Dagon

-

Thanlyin

10

Tone Kwa

1

Kayin

3

Kwan Chan Kone

3

Twantay

7

Seikgyi Khanaungto

2

Dala

6

Than Ta Pin

1

Mingaladon

5

Thaketa

9

North Okkalapa

2

Shwepyithar

1

Hlegu

5

Kaw Mu

1

Taikgyi

8

South Okkalapa

5

Hlaing

4

Tarmwe

6

Kyeemyindaing

1

Mayangone

3

Mingala Taungnyunt

18

Hmawbi

7

Kyauktan

2

Yankin

1

Kamaryut

2

Hlaing Thayar

-

Coco Island

-

Sate Kan

-

Total

171

Source: Ministry of Defence of Myanmar 1997, Tha Tanar Yang War Htun Say Phoe (Shining the Bright Light of Religion), March, Yangon, pp. 48–73.