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Biography of Venerable You Guang

Venerable YouGuang is currently Abbot/President of Samantabhadra Vihara and Chairman(General Affairs) of Singapore Buddhist Federation. He is also 1st Vice President of Metta Welfare Association, serving the community's special education, welfare and social needs.

He was ordinated at Fa Hua Monastery and received Higher Ordination at TzuYun Temple Taiwan. Venerable received both Dharma transmission of Hua-Yen Lineage and CaoDong-Zen Lineage.

He guides Buddhists & like-minded ones on the path to the harmonious way of life through sharing, classes and consultations and meets people from different walks of life.

He actively participates and supports inter-faith events and dialogues organized under MCCY/IRO & organisation of other faith, establishing deeper understanding, trust and respect among the community.


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