Rev. Daesung Song has 35 years of experience in the martial arts of Taekwondo and Hapkido, as well as 25 years of study in Tai Chi, Baguazhang, and the healing energy arts of Qigong and Yoga. He has competed in international martial arts tournaments and taught in Korea, China, and the United States. Rev.
Song’s true skill comes through in his ability to teach students at all levels with humility and gentleness. He had the good fortune to spend his early training with Third Head Dharma Master Daesan, which led to his service in the Korean Army as a Buddhist Chaplain. Rev. Song studied Won Buddhism and Meditation at WonKwang University after his service and was ordained in 2001. He is a Chinese herbalist and holds a doctorate in acupuncture.
He teaches sitting and moving meditation, and vital energy studies at the Won Institute of Graduate Studies. He integrates healing and meditation into daily life, aspiring to create an enlightened society through the care of mind, body, and spirit.