Andy Acker

Andy Acker is one of our residents at Jikoji and was recently ordained as a priest in the lineage of Kobun Chino Roshi. He holds an interdisciplinary B.A. in Psychology and Religion from Naropa University, and a Masters in Traditional Chinese Medicine. In this talk, Andy speaks about the mysterious figure of Layman Pang as a gateway to discussing the connection and differences between lay and monastic practice within Buddhism. Link to the talk here