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Vipassana Trust

Background

Vipassana Trust is responsible for the running of Dhamma Dīpa.

Dhamma Padhāna, a branch of Vipassana Trust, is responsible for running Dhamma Padhāna, the European Long-Course Centre.

Legal status

Vipassana Trust is a charity (No. 327798) and a company limited by guarantee (No. 2246810) registered in England and Wales.

The charity is registered with the Charity Commission for England and Wales (view registration here).

Registered address

Dhamma Dipa
Pencoyd
St Owens Cross
Hereford
HR2 8NG

Trustees

The trustees are all old students, appointed on a yearly basis. The actual work at each centre is overseen by a number of committees, which report to the Trust.

Trustees 2022/23

James Chan, President
Alex Ursu, Secretary
Gavin Mitchell, Treasurer
Datta Mandnikar
Rob Doyle
Lisle Turner
Claire Coache
August Griffin
Raquel Faraco
Kevin Clifford
Angel Yanez
Orsolya Szabados
Chandani Kotecha
Arthur Wolstenholme
Ian Cather
Jackie Mullen

ANBI

Vipassana Trust is registered as a public benefit organisation in the Netherlands (ANBI) (No. 823785087)

Statutory accounts

2022
2021
2020
2019
2018

 

Vipassana Trust (Dhamma Sukhakari)

Background

Vipassana Trust (Dhamma Sukhakari) has been set up as an independent charity to run Dhamma Sukhakāri.

Legal status

Vipassana Trust (Dhamma Sukhakari) is a charitable incorporated organisation (No. 1175672) registered in England and Wales.

The charity is registered with the Charity Commission for England and Wales (view registration here). 

Registered address

Walnut Tree Manor
Haughley Green,
Stowmarket,
Suffolk IP14 3RQ

Trustees

The trustees are all old students, appointed on a yearly basis. The actual work at each centre is overseen by a number of committees, which report to the Trust.

Trustees 2020/21

Krupa Srivastava, President
Guimin Ma, Secretary
Milind Bhagwat, Treasurer
Alex Reveley
Harsha Bhundia
Gideon Sawyer
Stephanie Weston
Vim Prakash
Uma Maheswari 
Manoj Sethumadhavan
Andy Forbes
Marc Sethi
Aditi Gandhi
Mark Phillips
Nam Yamaguchi
Annie Hailey

ANBI

Dhamma Sukhakāri is not registered as a public benefit organisation in the Netherlands (ANBI). 

Statutory accounts

2021
2020
2019
2018