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Biography of Venerable Chuan Guan

Venerable Chuan Guan became a Buddhist monk in 2002, took higher Bhikshu ordination in 2003 under Master Miu King (Master Miao Jing ????) in Fa Yun Monastery (New Mexico, United States).

He began his monastic training learning the sutras and practised meditation under the Mahayana Buddhist tradition while studying the Theravadin Pali Canon.

Returning back to Singapore in 2006, he continued his learning and practices, residing in Kong Meng San Phor Kark See Monastery, training under Ven. Kwang Sheng.

July 2009 to June 2013, he served in the Buddhist Library as a resident monk.

July 2013 onwards, he is a resident monk in Kong Meng San Phor Kark See Monastery.

His focus is on Dharma learning, meditation and provides counseling and spiritual services. Online, he reaches out to the Buddhist community via blog at

YouTube : Zen & Now by Venerable Chuan Guan


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