Ledi Sayadaw u Nanadhaja was born #onthisday 1st December 1846 A.D. until the end of June 1923 A.D. when he died.
He was an influential Theravada Buddhist monk. Ledi was recognized from a young age and developed the theory of (Adhidharma in practice of Buddhism which was revered as being a scholarly.
He even managed to publish many books on Dhamma in Burmese which was made accessible. This is why he was responsible towards the spreading of Dhamma to all levels of society, that even managed to revive the traditional practice of Vipassana meditation.