Compilation of Works by Master Sheng Yen
During his long career as a monk, Master Sheng Yen has produced many works that have benefited students and seekers of the Dharma all over the world. Here’s a compilation of his works which include writings on the introduction to Chan Buddhism, the practice of Chan meditation and discourses on the practice of Chan in daily life with emphasis on a humanistic perspective.
Encounters with Master Sheng Yen series
Over the course of his lifetime, Master Sheng Yen has touched and transformed many lives.
‘Encounters with Master Sheng Yen’ consists of 10 booklets with accounts by his monastics and lay disciples, whereby each recounted their special moments with the Chan Master. Through their sharing, we get a glimpse of Master Sheng Yen’s everyday life, how he would give detailed guidance to his disciples regarding their speech and actions. There are also accounts of his travels to share the Buddhadharma, reaching out to the public and teaching them. Even in his later years when he became quite ill, he was an example of how to face life and death with freedom and ease.
We hope through this series, everyone can learn from the wisdom of Master Sheng Yen, so that together we can realize his vision to create a pure land on this earth.