Amerapoora Palace of the White Elephant in Myanmar

Amerapoora Palace of the White Elephant
Photo: Linnaeus Tripe, 1855
Photo: Linnaeus Tripe, 1855
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Amarapura (Pali: City of Immortality) was the capital of Myanmar for three discrete periods during the Konbaung dynasty in the 18th and 19th centuries, and is now a township of Mandalay.

In Amarapura was also the Palace of the white elephant, and a Kraal for captured elephants. Guestbook Recent changes-updates Glossary - Encyclopedia Frequently asked questions Elephant Facts & Trivia Evolution Extinct:Proboscidea Species Anatomy Diseases People Care Footcare Training Breeding Database Location database Shiva Organizations Literature F Posters Website Webrings Contact Selected links News