Dr. Thynn Thynn is residential teacher at the Sae Taw Win II Dhamma Center in Sebastopol, California. Dr. Thynn, who is Burmese-born, is the lineage holder of the Shwe Baw Gyun Burmese Buddhist tradition. She gives public lectures on classical Buddhism as well as weekly classes in vipassana meditation in daily life. Dhamma instruction via the Internet is a recent development for her geographically distant students. The Sae Taw Win II Center is a Theravada Buddhist yogi/lay residential community and teaching/training institute in Theravada Buddhism and practice.