Uncategorized

Priests and Sayadaws

Former Classmates

Catholic Priests

  • Father Edwin David (SPHS, GBNF)
    Served as Priest of the St. Mary’s Cathedral.
  • Father Bernard Taylor (SPHS)
    Served as a Missionary in some Asian countries (e.g. Phillipines).
    Resettled in Upper Burma.

Sayadaws

  • Ashin Okkantha (Aung Chaw, Victor, SPHS63, C69)
    Became monk after retirement.
    First monastery was in Sagaing.
    Current monastery is in the Delta region.
  • Ashin Pannagavesaka (Bobby Myo Tun, A69)
    Became monk after retirement.
    Served as Dhamma Librarian, Editor and Interpreter at Mawlamyaing Pa Auk Monastery.
    Taught English to selected monks.

RIT Alumni

  • Sayadaw U Wara (U Win Paing, ChE70)
    Became monk after taking the Final Year examination in 1970
    Chief Resident Sayadaw of Kaba Aye Sun Lun Gu Kyaung.
  • Sayadaw U Jotika (EP73)
    Prolific writer.
  • U Bo Gyi (A59)
    Became a monk after retiring from PWD (Public Works Department).
    He was cast aside by the higher authorities for designing the Mausoleum for Daw Khin Kyi.
  • Saya Dr. Lwin Aung (A59)
    Became monk after retiring as Pro-Rector of YTU.
  • U Han Nyo (Met60)
    Became monk in the USA.
    Resided in monasteries in New York, California and Mexico.
Sayadaw Dr. Lwin Aung

Categories: Uncategorized

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s