Pagan Kingdom, Khmer Empire ,Trading Kingdoms , and Vietnam

About 840 AD a people called the Burmans made Kingdom Pagan. the first great king Anawrahta, who ruled from 1044 to 1077. The king began to conquer the surrounding areas and by 1057 had united a lot of what is now Myanmar. His conquest provided the Pagan with access to trading ports and the kingdom thrived. they built thousands of magnificent buddhist temples and pagan became a center of buddhist learning .