Asher Gal from Israel is practicing Vipassana meditation since 1988. He was student of the late Luang Poh Banyat Akkayano Bhikkhu at Wat Rampoeng, Chiang Mai, and is still student of the Ven. Ajahn Tong Sirimangalo of Wat Phradhatu Sri Chomtong.
Since 15 years he assisted Thanat Chindaporn in the meditation courses which take place in Israel. For three years he taught at the side of Phra Ofer at the center in the Kibbuz Ein Dor, Israel. Since the closing of the center he assists Ajahn Phra Ofer and substitutes for him as teacher in the courses in different places.