Sayadaws and Priests *

Former Classmates

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

RIT Alumni

  • Sayadaw U Wara (U Win Paing, ChE70, GBNF, Became monk after taking the Final Year examination in 1970, Chief Resident Sayadaw of Kaba Aye Sun Lun Gu Kyaung)
  • Sayadaw U Jotika (EP73, Dhamma lecturer, Prolific writer)
  • U Bo Gyi (A59, GBNF, Became a monk after retiring from PWD; 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: Sayadaw

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