Sayadaw U Thila Wunta

Venerable Sayadaw U Thila Wunta

The Venerable Sayadaw has spoken of himself as a fisherman casting the golden net of Buddha Dhamma in many far-off seas. He was the abbot of Dat Pon Zon Aung Min Gaung Monastery in Rangoon, teacher of the late Venerable Namgyal Rinpoche and builder of the World Peace Pagoda on Galiano Island. For more information see on Sayadaw please go here>>

The Crystal Mountain Society Pagoda

The Crystal Mountain Society Pagoda was constructed under the direction of the famous Burmese meditation teacher and architect U Thila Wunta Sayadaw(1912-2011) who built pagodas in Burma and in many places throughout the world. Sayadaw has a deep connection as a teacher to some members of Crystal Mountain Society (CMS) and their meditation teachers. He was invited by the Board of CMS to build a pagoda in 1982 on the ridge of lot 9. Many CMS members and visitors assisted in it’s construction. It is called, A World Peace Pagoda. Please see the informative PDF that is attached here>>