It’s already two years ago today that Dae Bong Sunim arrived for nearly one week of teachings here at Zen Center Regensburg — his second visit to our Zen community in Bavaria. In the Age of Coronavirus, it seems like an eternity ago.
His visit was seriously impactful, both for the development of Zen Center Regensburg and for the big-minded spread of Zen Master Seung Sahn (Dae Soen Sa Nim’s) Dharma in the West, and in the world. This week, I will share several posts commemorating and reflecting on the importance and impact of his true bodhisattva action.
First, the poster announcing his visit gave some sense of the dynamics that lay in store for our community: