Yat Sauk is located in the southern Shan state. Yat Sauk . In Yat Saunk, Danu tribes; Buddhists are living mainly. Yat Sauk Township is bounded on the north by the townships of Nawnghkio, Kyaukme, and Hsipaw; on the east by Mong Kung and Hopong; on the south by Taunggyi, Kalaw, and Pingdaya; and on the west by Ywangan. It is the most northernly of the townships which comprise the Taunggyi District. Yat Sauk is situated in a mountainous region with ranges generally running north and south, divided by broad valleys. Most of the township is within the drainage basins of two rivers, the Zawgyi and the Nam Lang.