Burmese Buddhist Association was established in December 2007. Association has its seat at Tiratana monastery in Hjortkvarn. The association has about 170 members today from various municipalities in Sweden.
The members originate from different ethnic groups, who all come from Burma / Myanmar. The purpose of Burmese Buddhist Association is to increase the knowledge of Theravada Buddhism, to hand down the Buddhist tradition to future generations and to preserve the Buddhist tradition and culture.