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Biography of Sayadaw U Pannathami

Born in Myanmar in 1948, Sayadaw U Pannathami received higher ordination at the age of twenty. In his early years, Sayadaw had practiced meditation under illustrious masters, notably the late Venerable Mahasi Sayadaw and Sayadaw U Pandita.

Sayadaw had many years of experience guiding meditators, easterners and westerners alike, particularly in the practice of Insight (Vipassana) meditation. He had carried the torch of Dhamma to many countries: Malaysia, Singapore, Australia, Canada, USA and UK and is well respected for his skillful guidance, loving-kindness and compassion.

The Venerable is meditation master of Malaysian Buddhist Meditation Centre and religious advisor to Vipassana Meditation Centre (Singapore)


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