Zen Master Dae Bong received dharma transmission in April 1999. He began practicing with Zen Master Seung Sahn in 1977 and became a monk in 1984. Before studying Zen, he worked as a counselor in a hospital and as a welder in a shipyard.
Zen Master Dae Bong has practiced and taught extensively in Zen Centers throughout the United States, Europe and Asia. He is currently living at Mu Sang Sa, Kye Ryong Sahn International Center in Korea.
Zen Master Dae Bong is the guiding teacher of:
Hoeh Beng Zen Center
Gye Ryong San International Zen Center
Jung Shim Zen Group