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Amara-pura (City of the Immortals) is a town on the left bank of the Irawaddy, Burmah, between Ava S. and Mandalay N. It was founded in 1783, but suffered so severely from fire in 1810 and earthquake in 1839 that the population is now insignificant, and little remains of the city but ruins.