Author Archives: Pa Auk Tawya USA

Sayadawgyi’s Returning To Pa Auk Tawya Meditation Centre, Mawlamyine

Sayadawgyi will be arriving in Yangon on 1 April 2014.

Sayadawgyi is likely to spend about 1 & half months in Myanmar & will be travelling to Bangkok to conduct the Sima Setting in the new Bangkok Monastery and also a short meditation retreat in Bangkok subject to availability.

Vietnam will be another possible country for Sayadawgyi to travel. Sayadawgyi will also be attending the “Sharing Merits” ceremony in Batam Meditation Branch in the month of May.

May all be well, happy & peaceful.

New Updates @ Gallery

Visit our new updates @ Gallery

December 2013 Retreat @ PATVDH  →


Bhante’s visit @ PATVDH →

Bhante U Jagara


End of Vassa @ PATVDH – Pavarana & Group photo →

Vassa @ PATVDH – Preparing & Setting of Sima →

Vassa @ PATVDH – Outdoor meditation @ Redwood forest →


Sima Setting For Future Ordination And Meditation

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For Future Ordination & Meditation Visit our new Gallery update Vassa @ PATVDH – Measuring the Sima site and the Arrival of Sima stones for future ordination and meditation. May all participate and rejoice in this meritorious event! Sādhu! Sādhu! Sādhu! … Continue reading

Setting up of Sima at PATVDH

Dear Brothers and Sisters in the Dhamma,

We are glad to announce that the Most Venerable Pa Auk Sayadaw and the Sangha will be setting up the Sima at PATVDH.

Visit our Gallery to see the uploaded pictures of the process of confirming directions, measuring the dimensions, setting the points, and deciding the position of the Buddha statue on our future Sima site.

We welcome all to participate and rejoice in this meritorious event!

May the Buddha Sāsana be well protected and long lasting!
May all beings be well, happy and peaceful!
May all attain to Nibbāna!
Sādhu! Sādhu! Sādhu!

A Donor’s Guide on “How To Fulfill Your Purest Dāna Parami”

Dāna, the act of giving, is a very fundamental merit according to the Buddha’s Teaching if we perform it with the purest Cetanā (intention) in accordance to Dhamma.

It is important that Donors know the Dhamma involved in dāna in order to produce the best merit. This Donor’s Guide is given for the benefit of Donors who wish to fulfill dāna parami to the purest degree.

We wish all donors who come to join the good deeds in PATVDH are to fulfill the best quality of all good deeds, whether it is the Dhamma dāna, material dāna, or contribution in the form of service.

Dāna is only one of the many helpful and relevant conditions affecting a person’s readiness to receive Dhamma only, being the contribution of his selflessness, detachment, loving-kindness and other wholesome and noble qualities cultivated throughout his pure dāna to his Dhamma practice.

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Vassa @ PATVDH

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Visit our new Gallery updates Vassa @ PATVDH – Lunch dana Vassa @ PATVDH – Daily evening walk with Sayadaw

Download Dhamma Talks and Dhamma eBooks

Dear Brothers and Sisters  in the Dhamma,

We have uploaded series of Dhamma Talks and eBooks in English, Myanmar and Chinese by the Most Venerable Pa-Auk Sayadaw to share with all.  Just click on the Downloads and you will find these pages: 

Some of the files are in mp3 and pdf formats. Just download them by clicking on the titles. Other files in zipped format, you will need to download and unzip them.