Dear Dhamma Friends,

Today at 2:00 pm, Sayadaw underwent surgery to remove
the brain tumor at Neuro Research Center in Redwood
City Kaiser Hospital.  The operation was usccessfully
completed at 6:00 pm.  Sayadaw is awake, alert and
resting peacefully now.  The biopsy results will be
available in 2 to 3 days.

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Theravada
Buddhist Society of America and  Resident Sayadaws, I
would like to express my heartfelt thanks and "Sadhu!
Sadhu! Sadhu!" to you all for your prayers,
encouragement phone calls, e-mails and well wishes for
Sayadaw's successful surgery.

I will update Sayadaw's health condition to you

With boundless loving kindness,
Myat Htoo