Myanmar 2009-2010 Vipassana is one of world’s most ancient techniques of meditation, the inception of which is attributed to Gautama Buddha. It is a practice of self-transformation through self-observation and introspection.
“First of all Mandalay is a name. For there are places whose names from some accident of history or happy association have an independent magic and perhaps the wise man would never visit them, for the expectations they arouse can hardly be realized.”
W. Somerset Maugham, “The Gentleman in the Parlour”.