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It is not the same language as or even similar to Bengali as is often proposed in the Burmese national narrative.
Rohingya scholars have successfully written the Rohingya language in various scripts including Arabic, Hanifi, Urdu, Roman, and Burmese, where Hanifi is a newly developed alphabet derived from Arabic with the addition of four characters from Latin and Burmese.
Like other minority groups in Myanmar, the Kachin have relatively little in common with the Burman. The Kachin are mostly Christian, while the Burmese are overwhelmingly Buddhist.
The Kachin inhabit hills and the Burman the lowlands. The Kachin were only loosely governed by the British during colonial days, while the Burman areas were integrated into the British empire.
I have read that Aung San Suu Kyi is in part descended from assimilated Muslims.* Let me end with a quote from In 2009, a Burmese diplomat who was then consul general in Hong Kong sent a letter to local newspapers and other diplomatic missions calling the Rohingya “ugly as ogres.” The diplomat, U Ye Myint Aung, compared the “dark brown” complexion of Rohingyas with the “fair and soft” skin of the majority of people in Myanmar.But quite often its international pieces lack historical and cultural context, and don’t impart the heart of the matter to readers.(see: The New York Times flubs basic facts about Islam) First, the simple part.Second, Ethnic Rifts Strain Myanmar as It Moves Toward Democracy.I’m a subscriber to , so I think the paper of record is worthwhile.