Rev. Insik Kim started his monastic training in 2003. He graduated from Youngsan University, Young Kwang, Korea, majoring in Won Buddhism, and earned his M.A. in Buddhist Studies at the Won-Kwang University, Iksan, Korea. Ordained as a Won Buddhist minister in December 2009, he began his minister’s life in Korea and then he went to Moscow Won Buddhist temple to serve as an assistant minister. He had served in Chicago Won Buddhist temple from 2014 to 2018. He loves to see practitioners progress their wisdom through Meditation, and their application of the Dharma in daily life.