Nov 242015

DSCF5739 Panyaden teachers at meditation retreat in Chiang Rai
Thai teachers spent 5 days at Wat Pa Yen Boon in Chiang Rai on our annual meditation retreat for teachers, led by Venerable Ajahn Jiew. Each dawn began with a misty walk through the rice fields to collect alms offered by the local villagers.

DSCF5750 Morning alms collection, Panyaden meditation retreat for Thai teachers DSCF5800 Panyaden School meditation retreat for Thai teachers DSCF5852 Panyaden School meditation retreat for Thai teachers

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Nov 102015

Teachers and administrators from Anuban Chiang Mai School’s English Program visit Panyaden to find out about our approach to education.

Panyaden Visitors Today
Sep 062015

Skills for Life. Panyaden School, Chiang Mai. Contact us.

Skills for Life
Mar 052015

Our budding Panyaden Under 8s football team enjoyed their first ever organised match today, racing to a 4-0 win over an invited team from other schools in Chiang Mai. The culmination of a whole term of training under dedicated coach Kru Thomas, the boys had a wonderful time cheered on by teachers, friends and parents. [...]

Young Stars Delight!
Nov 042014

Up early, we headed back to the monastery for the culmination of Jula Kathina. Passing the 130 metres of cotton that had been made from person to person, the fruits of our labour were finally offered to Venerable Ajahn Jayasaro, Venerable Ajahn Jiew and the other monks in attendance. A spot of litter collection followed [...]

Jula Kathina Day 2
Oct 152014

Panyaden School in Docol, Brazilian Architectural and Design magazine Our school in Chiang Mai is cited as a prime example in this recent article in issue 23 about “sustainable architectural projects and innovative educational programmes that transform the learning experience worldwide”. (The article is in Portuguese. It will be online in a few weeks.)

Panyaden in Brazilian Architectural Article
May 072014

Yesterday we welcomed our guests from Little Elephant Kindergarten (Anuban Changnoi), Samut Sakhon Province. They had come to Chiang Mai to visit our environmentally-friendly campus and to learn about Panyaden’s unique school curriculum presented by Head Teacher, Kru Dokmai.  

Guests from Little Elephant Kindergarten
Mar 142014

Each year, Panyaden donates the net proceeds from our annual Blossom Market to a chosen charity in Chiang Mai. This time we collected 8,000 baht from parent donations and proceeds for Ban Rom Sai, an orphanage situated close to the school in Nam Phrae district for children who have lost their parents to due AIDS [...]

Blossom Market Proceeds To Charity
Mar 062014

Nino The Mad Mad Rhino When an organisation helping to save the rhinoceros from extinction came to Chiang Mai a few weeks ago, their creative director, a former Panyaden parent, invited our students to design some model rhinos for their display at Maya Shopping Centre. Our students took to the task with enthusiasm, as these [...]

Students Design Model Rhinos