Bhante Rahula was born in California in 1948. He was ordained as a Novice Buddhist monk in 1975 at Gothama Thapovanaya, Kalupaluwawa, Sri Lanka, and had his Upasampada ordaination at Wat Thai in Los Angeles, May 1979. After living at the Bhavana Society Forest Monastery, West Virginia, USA from 1986 until 2010, Bhante Rahula is now on an indefinite travel/teaching tour.
Read Bhante Rahula's blog here.
Bhante Rahula is a guest teacher at IMCW.