Teachings

Guan Gong

Guan Gong

One of the deities in I-Kuan Tao’s religious practice is Guan Gong. He is well known to the Chinese, and his name and legendary tales have spread to Korea and Japan, but outside of Asia he is relatively unknown. The virtues Guan Gong personifies — honor, loyalty, integrity, justice, courage, and strength — are ideals […]

Sixth Patriarch

Sixth Patriarch

Huineng, the Sixth Patriarch of the Zen lineage, is one of the most influential figures in Eastern philosophy, and this story may be the most significant in all of Zen lore. Not only is it an interesting tale of an underdog attaining the highest position against all odds, but also it is an essential lesson […]

Senior Grand Master

Senior Grand Master

In 1947, Senior Grand Master Chang Pei-Cheng came to Taiwan from mainland China. His goal was to establish I-Kuan Tao on the island. This was a difficult mission with many obstacles, not the least of which was government oppression in the 1960s. In his extraordinary efforts to overcome these hurdles, the Senior Grand Master took […]