Lesson 13

Bayintnaung

        Bayintnaung is a famous king during Taungngu dynasty. He was one of the brave kings. He also awarded braved heroes.

        His selection of a hero was very interesting. He tested by hitting a nail between a finger nail with a hammer. He only chose the one who was not distorted. Then he formed a huge Burmese army with those selected heroes. This great army led by Bayintnaung was well-known in Asia.

        Burma became united and strong under Bayantnaung's rule.