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The Challenge of Chinese Chan Meditation toward Enlightenment

Date and Time

Tuesday, April 8, 2014
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM


  • Kirkhof Center » RM 2250 GRAND RIVER ROOM


A public lecture sponsored by the East Asian Studies Program at Grand Valley State University

The Challenge of Chinese Chan Meditation toward Enlightenment


Presented by Master Victor Chiang


Lecture: 1:00 pm ~ 2:30 pm

Grand River Room | KC 2250 Kirkhof Center

Meditation Session: 2:45 pm ~ 3:45 pm

Grand River Room | KC 2250 Kirkhof Center


Master Victor Chiang received his education from Chinese Culture University in Taiwan, Northeastern Illinois State University, and California State University at Los Angeles. He is the founder and mentor of the International Chinese Buddhist Association, the Buddhist Tripitaka Foundation, and the Global Chan Club Group. He isalsoex-Research Fellow at Peking University, Guest Professor at MinzuUniversity of China and Guest Professor at Xi’an Jiaotong University. Master Chiang has published around thirty Buddhism related books.


After his lecture on April 8, 2014, he will lead a Chinese Chan Meditation session. If you’re interested, please bring a small cushion for comfortable practice.


If you have any questions, please contact Prof. Patrick Shan at, or Prof. Peter Zhang at, or the Area Studies Office at 616-331-8110.


This event is free and open to the public.


Leslye Allen



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