On May 21, 2017, a land in the heart of the Atlantic Forest, located in Taboquinhas, Itacaré District, in the southern of Bahia, was acquired by the Bahia Vipassana Association to build the first Vipassana Meditation Center in the Northeast of Brazil.

The land of 26.3 hectares is located in an ecological corridor, surrounded by Private Reserves of Natural Heritage (RPPN), in continuity of Serra do Conduru State Park.

In addition to that, the land has excellent availability of drinking water, electric power, paved road 2km away, access to main cities in the area and to the airport of Ilheus, which is located aproximaly 80km away.

A haven of green bush to anchor the Dhamma and to facilitate its diffusion to all beings.