Teachings from Nature

Francis Lau

Photo: Zen Master Dae Kwan
Text: Francis Lau

One day a few years back, Sifu (Zen Master Dae Kwan) was swiping her phone as if she was looking for something, before showing me a picture she had taken. “Wow” was my immediate response and I couldn’t help saying: “Please take more! I hope someday we can turn your work into a photo book.”

Separated, Yet Connected

Minh Ngan Tran


COVID-19 — an invisible virus that brought our world on a halt.

When Someone Is Hungry, Offer Them Food

Grace Bruneel

COVID-19 has brought about many big changes in everyone’s life. With the widespread loss of jobs, new groups of people are joining the poverty line. In 2021, Su Bong Zen Monastery raised some funds and worked with different organizations to distribute vegetarian lunchboxes and daily necessities to the needy. More than eleven times, Zen Master Dae Kwan, together with the sunims and volunteers, distributed more than 8,500 lunchboxes to the elderly, the poor, and the homeless.

Don’t Check, Just Do It! That Is the Miracle

Francis Lau (Article extracted from “Primary Point Fall 2021”)

I had the precious opportunity of joining the 1,000-People Meditation in the recent years, and the experience was invaluable.