Zen Master Ji Kwang
- Guiding Teacher of:
- Inka Date: February 2000
- Transmission Date: April 2012
- Current Residence: Berlin, Germany
- Profession: Psychologist
Bio: Zen Master Ji Kwang (Roland Wöhrle-Chon) was born in 1960 in Germany. He studied Philosophy and Psychology in Bonn, Berlin and Madurai, India, where he had his first contact with yoga and meditation. Together with his wife, Muchak JDPSN, he established the Zen Center in Berlin and the Kwan Um School of Zen of Germany in 1990. He received inka in February 2000, and transmission in April 2012 from Zen Master Wu Bong and has been the Abbot of the Kwan Um School of Zen Europe since 2011. Zen Master Ji Kwang has a Ph.D. in Psychology. After living in Korea for seven years, he now works as a social scientist in Berlin and is the guiding teacher of our school in Israel, and Zen groups in Germany and England. He is married and has two children.