Notice: Operational Update due to COVID-19

Due to COVID-19, all in-class activities are cancelled till further notice. Please visit class pages for online classes and additional information.

One may also log on to YouTube Premier every Tuesday at 7:30 pm. Please follow with self 1 hour of self-practice.


Satipatthana Meditation Society of Canada

Advanced Program
This course is currently unavailable.
--- ---
5 hours
SMSC Office, North Vancouver
Teacher: Sayar Myat
Intermediate Level Yogi; regular attendance.
Additional Information
Pot Luck: please bring food to share.


A specific Discourse will be assigned to read to discuss and engage insightfully by the participants in the class.

Please register by email; Pre-acceptance is required.


Other Programs & Retreats

Intermediate Classes

The intermediate class is held weekly on Tuesday evenings and is 2 hours long. It involves a 60 minute meditation time, followed by a dhamma talk (lecture about the practice) followed by a question and answer session. The intermediate class is an ongoing year-round program.


Residential Reteats

A Residential Retreat is usually held once a month, primarily on long weekends, at the Chanmyay Yeiktha Retreat Centre in Hope, BC. Announcements are posted on our “Upcoming Events” page. You may also send us an email to sign up for notifications via email.


Annual Retreats

Annual Retreats are usually held in the summer of each year, these last from 9 to 17 days on average. They are held at the Chanmyay Yeiktha Retreat Centre in Hope, B.C. Pre-registration and acceptance are required for these due to limited accommodation space.