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Amarapura, Myanmar - February 19, 2011: An old woman carrying bags full of colourful souvenirs for selling, walks along a local bus station. Behind her walks a monk carrying a colourful basket and a serious expression.Amarapura, the former capital of Myanmar, means City of Immortality in Pali. It was founded after the court astrologers adviced the King to move the capital of the country to Amarapura after which the entire population of Inwa was asked to pack their belingings and migrate to the new land. Today the city is the center of weaving activities and is known to produce some of the finest festive clothing in Myanmar.