Theravāda Buddhism Web Directory

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Die Vipassana Gruppe Oldenburg gibt es seit Juni 2000. Die Gründung unseres Meditationskreises kam spontan nach einem Meditationswochenende zustande. Seitdem treffen wir uns wöchentlich immer Freitags um gemeinsam zu meditieren und uns über unsere spirituelle Praxis im alltäglichen Leben auszutauschen. Wir verstehen uns als lose Gruppe ohne Vereinsstrukturen und Mitgliederbeiträge.


Vipassana Hawaii was established in Honolulu in 1984 to support the teachings of classical Buddhism and to make them relevant to the issues of our day. Our teachers currently offer weekly guided sittings, classes for old and new students, individual meditation instruction, and weekend, ten-day and three-week retreats.

Here you can find information about Vipassana meditation in the tradition of the Ven. Mahasi Sayadaw of Burma (now Myanmar).

Here you can find information about Vipassana meditation in the tradition of the Ven. Mahasi Sayadaw of Burma (now Myanmar).


Aimed at providing a place for all (buddhist and non-buddhist alike) who are interested in studying and practising the essence of the Buddha's teachings. Retreat schedule, regular programs, teachers (Sayadaw U Pannathami, Sayadaw U Pannananda), activities, photos, general information.



Die Vipassana Meditationsgruppe kommt jeweils Mittwochs um 19.15 zusammen. Auf stille Meditation folgt eine Dreiviertelstunde Dhamma-Austausch. Massgebliche Lehrer sind u.a. Ajahn Chah und Ayya Khema. Einmal im Monat wird ein Mönch vom Kloster Dhammapala oder ein Lehrer/eine Lehrerin vom Meditationszentrum Beatenberg für ein Teaching eingeladen.


Located on Maui, the Vipassana Metta Foundation currently conducts regular silent vipassana metta retreats: daylong, weekend, annual two-week (March) and an annual month-long (August). We undertake cultivation of awareness through the traditional practices of generosity, moral conduct, concentration, insight and lovingkindness with the understanding that liberation of the heart brings the greatest happiness which is peace.Our vision includes establishing a small spiritual sanctuary and hermitage for solitary dhamma practice.


Vipassana Nijmegen organiseert meditatiecursussen en bijeenkomsten voor iedereen die zich wil bekwamen in de boeddhistische meditatie.


VRI was established in 1985 to conduct research into the sources and applications of Vipassana Meditation. It's next to the Vipassana International Academy (VIA), known as Dhamma Giri ("Hill of Dharma"), located in Igatpuri, about 136km from Mumbai (Bombay).

San Jose

The Vipassana San Jose sangha is a gathering of individuals who meet in order to learn, support and deepen their mindfulness meditation  practice.