Ajahn Jotipālo

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Ajahn Jotipālo is a Buddhist monk of American origin ordained in Theravada tradition, who has been actively involved in Buddhist-Christian interfaith dialogue for many years. Jotipālo was staying in several monasteries of his tradition in Thailand, Canada and New Zealand; however, his home monastery remains Abhayagiri – a Buddhist Monastery of the Thai forest tradition of Ajan Chah in Redwood Valley, California.