Dr Venerable Ashin Nyanissara


Dr. Ashin Nyanissarais best known as Sitagu Sayadaw. He is undeniably the foremost Dhamma preacher in Myanmar and well regarded internationally for his Dhamma teachings in English. The Venerable is a meditation master and Buddhist scholar having written well over one hundred books. Practicing socially engaged Buddhism, he is widely respected not only as one of the most prominent monks in Myanmar but also as a leading visionary for his numerous charitable humanitarian works.

PROJECTS:

The film "The Heart of Myanmar".

Project: HEART OF MYANMAR

2014. Duration - 16 min

"There two poverties in the world. Mental poverty and physical poverty. In our country we are physically poor, but mentally are very rich because of Buddhism. Read more

The film "Seek the light"

Project: SEEK THE LIGHT

2015. Duration - 46 min .

Project: HEART OF MYANMAR

London (UK), Myanmar.

This picturesque short documentary was filmed in Myanmar. It is based on an interview with a well-known Buddhist teacher and political figure – the honorable Ashin Nyanissara.

Dr. Ashin Nyanissara clearly and simply tells us about the essence of Buddha’s ...