Northern Insight Vipassana Meditation Center
– International Department –
Wat Phradhatu Sri Chomtong Voravihara
Tambon Banluang, Amphoe Chomtong
Chiangmai 50160, Thailand
mobile: +66 89 700 71 29
phone: +66 53 826 180
Wat Buddhapiyawararam – Thailändische Buddhisten e.V.
Dietzenbacher Str. 6
Wat Buddhapiyawararam is a Thai-Buddhist monastery and meditation center nearby Frankfurt am Main which is part of the Thai Vipassana tradition.
At Venerable Phra dharmamangalajarn Tong Sirimangalo´s suggestion the association has been founded in 1994. Wat Buddhapiyawararam is a social and cultural venue for several Thai and German Buddhists and persons who are interested in mediation as well as a place where one can learn and practice Vipassana meditation.
Dhammacari Vipassana-Meditationszentrum e.V.
Allgramsdorf 8/ Sonnenthal
84056 Rottenburg a.d. Laaber, Germany
phone: +49 87 85 969 877
The Dhammacari Vipassana Center is situated in Sonnenthal near Allgramsdorf/Rottenburg on Laaber. It is embedded in the hilly countryside of Lower Bavaria, Germany. This quiet spot offers ideal conditions for meditation.
At the suggestion of Venerable Ajarn Tong, the Dhammacari Vipassana Meditation Center Association was founded in September 2004 with the mission to establish a meditation center in Germany. The center was opened in February 2006 in Sonnenthal (near Munich). Hildegard Huber has resided there ever since.
Hildegard Huber has been a student of Venerable Ajarn Tong Sirimangalo since 1992. In 1998 he authorised her as Vipassana teacher and gave her the name Dhammacari. 2004 she gave up her worldly professional life completely.
Through her own long term extensive meditation practice, she can pass on the acquired knowledge and the realization of the teaching in an understandable way. Her kind nature allows her to guide her students in an empathetic manner through their practice.
phone: 0049 35601-803804
The center has been named by Most Venerable Phra Prom Mongkol Vi (Venerable Phra Ajarn Tong Sirimangalo) as Dhammanikhom Vipassanā-Meditationszentrum.
Dhammanikhom describes a community of persons, who come together to live and practice the Dhamma together. It can be translated as a Dhamma community.
Dhamma is the Teaching of the Buddha.
Nikhom (= Thai) or Nigama (= Pali) means community, settlement, also meeting place, market or small town.
Tilakkhana Vipassana – Centro de Meditação