MOTHER


VEN. OLANDE ANANDA IN HOLLAND TEACHING TO HIS MOTHER

Ven. Olande Ananda Thera is seen at the Pagoda Van Hanh, Nederhorst den Berg, The Netherlands, teaching his students, while his Mother, Rie Hammelburg is quietly listening from her wheel chair. This must have been around 1998. Rie died on 3.3.2001

‘Ven. Olande Ananda’ completed his 60th year on January 02.

Ven. Olande Ananda of dutch nationality has been serving the Buddhist community in Sri Lanka for three decades. For people who lead busy lives many of them being professionals, his pansala in Nugegoda is a haven of peace and tranquillity.