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Dana, or generosity, is one of the perfections (parami) that all sincere Buddhists seek to cultivate. It is also one of the foundations on which the continuity of the Buddha`s teachings has depended down the centuries.

Yayasan Satipatthana Indonesia as a non-profit foundation, relying on the tradition of Dana in wide-spreading the practice of Dhamma.
Dhamma Fellows who appreciate what we do and would like to make a donation may transfer their funds to:

Bank name : BCA, Sunter Mall Branch, Jakarta.
On behalf of : Yayasan Satipatthana Indonesia.
Account No. : 428 175 9978.

Sabbadanam Dhammadanam Jinati
"Dhamma offerings are superior to any offerings"
Funds that you provide will be used for dissemination of Buddha Dhamma, especially for organization of SATIPATTHANA practice, which is the highest practice of Buddhism

Donation categories are as follows:



Foods Dana covering meals to Sayadaw (teacher), Sayalay, Volunteer, and yogis. Amount of Foods Dana is Rp. 80,000/person/day for whole day meals (breakfast, lunch, and afternoon refreshments), minimal for 10 people. So minimum one day Foods Dana is Rp. 800,000.

Dhamma fellow can opt to donate for breakfast and afternoon refreshments only which is Rp. 40,000/person for at least 10 people, or amounted to Rp. 400,000/day. You can also donate for lunch alone which is Rp. 40,000/person for at least 10 people, or amounted to Rp. 400,000/day.


Besides volunteers, we also hire full-time staff to assist the operational of center such as the kitchen staff to cook and wash, security, garden, cleaning, and others.

Estimated maintenance cost of ISMC Center per month:

Type of Expenses Amount
Salaries of full-time staff and security Rp 25.000.000
Electricity and telephone Rp   3.750.000
Maintenance of buildings, vehicles, equipment, and garden Rp   3.500.000
Insurance and others Rp   1.200.000
Total Rp 33.450.000

You can contribute permanent donation (1 year)
for maintenance with the following options:
A. Rp. 250.000 / month C. Rp. 750.000 / month
B. Rp. 500.000 / month D. Rp. 1.000.000 / month


Sposorship Dana is the dana of air tickets and visa to meditation teachers who came to Indonesia, as well as transportation for teachers and assistants during their stay in Indonesia both in Jakarta and to other cities. For those interested to donate Sponsorship Dana, please contact the secretariat of YASATI.


Currently most of the infrastructure of ISMC center has been built so that it is sufficient to accommodate up to 120 yogi. Apart from the already collected dana, this infrastructure development funds are also still using loans from several members.

For dhamma fellows who interested to donate units of building such as kuti for yogis, kuti parami, or other building units in the center, please contact the secretariat of YASATI.


Funds in any amount that will be used by YASATI according to the needs, either for maintenance, food, and others. These dana can be dropped into the dana-box at the center or through the secretariat.

Dana can be transferred to:
Bank Central Asia
Sunter Mall Branch, Jakarta
Ac Owner: Yayasan Satipatthana Indonesia
Account No.: 428 175 9978
Thank you and Anumodana for your support,
and may the virtue of this dana conditioning
the highest happiness for you and your family.



Sadhu, sadhu, sadhu...