- founded in New York, USA, it has a temple in NY and a retreat center in New Jersey where religious and social activities are occasionally held.
Bhikkhu Pesala set up the Association with the help of Christine Fitzmaurice and David Glendinning in 1995 to support those who want to practise insight meditation seriously. The website presents many materials in Mahasi Sayadaw lineage.
Information on the Satipatthana Vipassana Meditation Teachings of Most Venerable Chao Khun Phra Rajaprommajaan (Taan Ajaan Tong Sirimangalo), in Thailand and around the world.
A biographical sketch of the late Venerable Sobhana, or better known as Mahasi Sayadaw, who has been instrumental in bringing about widespread practice of Satipatthana Vipassana Meditation in the 20th century.
See also: Venerable Mahasi Sayadaw's books