|Ti Lawka Sanda Dewi |
|Chief queen consort of Burma|
|Tenure||c. 1150s – 1167|
|Successor||Taung Pyinthe (Narathu)|
|Queen of the Central Palace|
Ti Lawka Sanda Dewi (Burmese : တိလောက စန္ဒာဒေဝီ, pronounced [tḭlɔ́ka̰ sàɴdà déwì] ; Pali : Tilokacandādevī) was a chief queen consort of King Sithu I of Pagan (Bagan). She was a senior queen until c. 1150s when she succeeded Queen Yadanabon as the chief queen (usaukpan). Sanda Dewi had a son named Htauk Hlayga. Her younger sister was also a queen of Sithu with the title of Yazakumari.
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Ti Lawka Sanda Dewi
| Chief queen consort of Burma |
Taung Pyinthe (Narathu)
| Queen of the Central Palace |