Mong Mit Kingdom

History of Mong Mit Kingdom

The kingdom of Mong Mit is a rich Shan kingdom, located in the northwest of Shan Hills. It is said that the kingdom was established in early 10th Century AD. The kingdom was founded by the early settlements of Shan people, migrated from the Yunnan province in China.


Capital of Mong Mit Kingdom

Famous for its ruby mines, the capital of Mong Mit kingdom is the center of jeweleries and jewel merchants. In addition to its jewels, the city, being located on the bank of Shweli River, is also blessed with fertile land for agriculture.



Civilization and Culture
Like other Shan kingdoms, the culture of Mong Mit kingdom is highly influenced by Chinese civilization. Also, Indian culture plays a major role in shaping the culture of the kingdom.