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Golf And Meditation

Paing Brothers

Four brothers — Dr. Myo Paing, Saya U Soe Paing (EE, UCC), U Win Paing (ChE70) and U Kyaw Paing — played Golf at RGC and BGC.

They won many tournaments.

U Kyaw Paing

U Kyaw Paing is Burma Selected. He played for the Putra Cup …

U Win Paing / Sayadaw U Wara

U Win Paing hung up his golf clubs and became a monk and meditation teacher at the Kaba Aye Sun Lun Gu Kyaung.

Sayadaw U Wara served as Taik Oke for about four decades before succeeding his mentor Sayadaw U Vinaya as Chief Resident Monk.

The sayadaws conducted meditation retreats in Myanmar and overseas.

Several from RIT and UCC have meditated at the center as yogis and temporary monks (mostly around Thingyan).

U Soe Paing

Saya U Soe Paing wrote about the Golf tournaments for Guardian and WPD. After retirement from the UN, he would alternatively play Golf and meditate.

U Wara

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