Student Sharing

Teachings from Nature

Submitted by editor on Wed, 07/06/2022 - 17:21
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.”

When Someone Is Hungry, Offer Them Food

Submitted by editor on Wed, 02/23/2022 - 00:00
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.


Submitted by webmaster on Fri, 02/01/2019 - 01:18
Zen Student

When I go to a retreat, I usually work on a question that is inspired by the first Dharma talk of that retreat.