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Led by Venerable Chang Ji, formerly International Affairs Special Assistant to the late Most Venerable Master Sheng Yen

 

 Let's see what Venerable Chang Ji told us.

March 2nd and 3rd was a very special time for Dharma Drum Mountain, as we were honored with a program led by the Venerable Chang Ji.

“The problem is not stressors in life but how we react to situations!” as Guo Gu Pusa explained how we can use Chan to reduce the stress as our reactions are based on perception and our perception is based on our sense of self.

The warm and welcoming invitations from the Abbot of Sonoma Mountain Zen Center, Professor Lewis Lancaster of UC Berkeley, and numerous Chinese Buddhist organizations, precipitated Shifu’s trip to the San Francisco bay area in 1990.

First off, I have to make a disclaimer that I am not musically inclined. Due to some great cause and condition, an opportunity arose for me to attend a special concert organized by Dharma Drum Mountain San Francisco Chapter.