2002 Ven. Chi Chern's Visit
|On August 2002,
Lansing Buddhist Association invited Venerable Chi Chern to give Dhamma
talks and Ch'an Meditation Training.
Following are brief introduction of Ven. Chi Chern:
Born in Taiping (meaning serenity and peace in Chinese), Malaysia, in 1955, Venerable Chi Chern was ordained as a monk in 1978. He has been trained under many famous monks in Taiwan. In 1980, while taking a Chan retreat with Chan Master Sheng Yen, Venerable Chi Chern received verification of "seeing the true nature." He received transmission from Master Sheng Yen in 1985.
|Beginner's Meditation Class at Amithabha Village||
|Dharma Talk||Informal talk by the Higgin's Lake|
|Coolest Monk & Kid||Waiting for the sunset at Sleeping Bears Dunes National Lake Shore|
|Picture in front of the BIG MAC|
|Finally, picture perfect sunset!|