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He arrived in [[Sri Lanka]] 2001, was ordained as novice at Maharagama Bhikkhu Training Center 29th January 2002 by the late Ven. Madihe Paññasiha Mahanayaka Thera and fully ordained as Bhikkhu the same place the 5th July 2003 by Ven. Ñāna Ratana Mahanayaka Thera. He practiced mostly alone in a remote mountain forest hermitage in Bambarella, near Hulu Ganga, Panwila ~ 56km from Kandy.  
 
He arrived in [[Sri Lanka]] 2001, was ordained as novice at Maharagama Bhikkhu Training Center 29th January 2002 by the late Ven. Madihe Paññasiha Mahanayaka Thera and fully ordained as Bhikkhu the same place the 5th July 2003 by Ven. Ñāna Ratana Mahanayaka Thera. He practiced mostly alone in a remote mountain forest hermitage in Bambarella, near Hulu Ganga, Panwila ~ 56km from Kandy.  
  
He operated several online groups for spreading the teachings of the [[Dhamma]] and maintained a website with a wealth of material on the [[Dhamma]] by other members of the [[Theravada]] [[Sangha]].
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He operated several online groups for spreading the teachings of the [[Dhamma]] and maintained a website with a wealth of material on the [[Dhamma]] by other members of the [[Theravada]] [[Sangha]]. Unfortunately, his website went down shortly after his passing, however, his many youtube videos are still up, since they are hosted directly by youtube / google.  
  
 
He was a regular contributor to [[Dhamma Wheel]], the discussion forum for the early teachings of [[Buddhism]] and [[Dhamma Wiki milestones|Dhamma Wiki]].
 
He was a regular contributor to [[Dhamma Wheel]], the discussion forum for the early teachings of [[Buddhism]] and [[Dhamma Wiki milestones|Dhamma Wiki]].
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==External links==
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==YouTube==
 
 
*http://what-buddha-said.net/
 
*http://groups.google.com/group/Buddha-Direct
 
*http://groups.google.com/group/What_Buddha_Said
 
 
 
YouTube:
 
  
 
*http://www.youtube.com/user/BhikkhuSamahita
 
*http://www.youtube.com/user/BhikkhuSamahita
 
Facebook, Linkedin, Google+ and Twitter:
 
 
*http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=721616388&v=wall&ref=profile
 
*http://lk.linkedin.com/pub/bhikkhu-samahita/15/a2b/a57
 
*https://plus.google.com/111470833223672306895/posts
 
*http://twitter.com/BhikkhuSamahita
 
 
Cypress Hermitage Photos here:
 
 
*http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.114649006388.109486.721616388&l=ccab59d078
 
 
Flowers:
 
 
*http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150098287886389.273981.721616388&l=b9fa340ef7
 
 
Fine Flora:
 
 
*http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150203363116389.307554.721616388&l=59af2d62bf
 
 
Fauna:
 
 
*http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150185742116389.301947.721616388&l=336176ad29
 
 
Portraits:
 
 
*http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.391123716388.176011.721616388&l=f4061fc248
 
*https://plus.google.com/photos/111470833223672306895/albums/5630219928693555009
 
 
Cypress Hermitage's Alternative Energy installations photos:
 
 
*http://www.altestore.com/gallery/Bhikkhu-Samahita-gallery/v/7767136956/
 
  
 
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Latest revision as of 22:34, 31 October 2019

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Bhikkhu Samahita (1960-2019) was a Theravada monk from Denmark. He was a Medical Doctor and an Associate Professor, before ordaining as a bhikkhu. He lived in a remote hermitage in Sri Lanka for many years and was a bhikkhu of the Theravada Forest Tradition - Arannavasin.

He arrived in Sri Lanka 2001, was ordained as novice at Maharagama Bhikkhu Training Center 29th January 2002 by the late Ven. Madihe Paññasiha Mahanayaka Thera and fully ordained as Bhikkhu the same place the 5th July 2003 by Ven. Ñāna Ratana Mahanayaka Thera. He practiced mostly alone in a remote mountain forest hermitage in Bambarella, near Hulu Ganga, Panwila ~ 56km from Kandy.

He operated several online groups for spreading the teachings of the Dhamma and maintained a website with a wealth of material on the Dhamma by other members of the Theravada Sangha. Unfortunately, his website went down shortly after his passing, however, his many youtube videos are still up, since they are hosted directly by youtube / google.

He was a regular contributor to Dhamma Wheel, the discussion forum for the early teachings of Buddhism and Dhamma Wiki.

He moved back to Denmark in 2018 with the intention of starting a Buddhist monastery and temple there. He passed away in October 2019 in Denmark.

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