Mervyn has been engaged in Buddhism for over 40 years, including a period of 13 years as a member of the resident community at the Buddhist Retreat Centre, Ixopo. He has participated in retreats in the Theravada, Zen and Tibetan traditions and for many years was a student of Godwin Samararatne from Sri Lanka. In 2000 he co-founded the Emoyeni Retreat Centre where he teaches and lives with his wife in a house of stone.
Google Earth: 25 deg 47′ 41.90″ S; 27 deg 33′ 22.21″ E
GPS decimal: lat -25.794800 long: 27.556224.
Emoyeni is reached by a dirt road, please drive slowly over the last 2 km.
Mondays -Fridays: 8 AM – 5 PM
Saturdays: 8 AM – 12 PM
Emonyeni Retreat Centre, A65 Buffelshoek Farm, Mooinooi,North-West,
Telephone: +27 (0)82 308 1533