Asher Gal lives in Israel and has been practicing Vipassana meditation since 1988. He was a student of the late Phra Banyat Akakyanoat at Wat Rampoeng (Chiang Mai) and the Venerable Ajahn Tong Sirimangalo at Wat Phradhatu Sri Chomtong. He has been supporting Thanat Chindaporn in the courses that are taking place in Israel for around 15 years. For three years he taught alongside Phra Ofer in the Israeli center in Kibuz Ein Dor. Since the dissolution of the center, he has supported Ajahn Phra Ofer and represented him as a teacher in courses that take place in different locations.