Updated : August 5, 2019


Sayadaw practiced vipassana meditation with the instruction of Mahasi Sayadawgyi in 1953-54. Sayadaw served as Palipatiwisodhaka (editor of Pali scriptures) at the Sixth Buddhist Council. Sayadaw was meditation teacher at the Sasana Yeiktha from 1967 – 1977.

Chanmyay Sayadaw was a member of Mahasi Sayadaw’s Dhamma Dhuta Mission to Europe and US in 1978 – 80 along with Sayadaw U Silanandabhivamsa and Sayadaw U Kelasa. When the devotees in the requested Mahasi Sayadaw to provide sayadaws, U Silanandabhivamsa and U Kelasa were left behind.

Sayadaw established the Chanmyay Yeiktha Buddhist Meditation Center in Myanmar (Burma). There are branches in several countries (US, Singapore, Australia …)

For details, visit
Chanmyay Yeiktha Buddhist Meditation Center, Myanmar (Burma)

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