Maung Po Tu


Maung Po Tu
Maung Po Tu Nat

Maung Po Tu (Burmese: မောင်ဘိုးတူ, pronounced [màuɴ pʰó tù]) is one of the 37 nats in the Burmese pantheon of nats. He was a tea trader during the reign of King Minkhaung I of Ava, and was killed by a tiger on his way to Shan State. He is portrayed sitting on a tiger, a stick in right hand and left hand on his thigh.[1]

References

  1. ^ Hla Thamein. "Thirty-Seven Nats". Yangonow. http://www.yangonow.com/eng/culture/nat/37_nat.html. Retrieved 2006-07-03. 

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