Offshoots of FGS
Chinese Buddhism Today - Conservatism, Modernism, Syncretism and Enjoying Life on the Buddha’s Light Mountain - Yu-Shuang Yao
Yu-Shuang Yao [+]
Fo Guang University, Taiwan
Richard Gombrich [+]
University of Oxford / Oxford Centre for Buddhist Studies
The authors supply three cases where men ordained in FGS have gone off to start institutions ontheir own, some with female followers: Ven. Xindao and the Ling Jiou Mountain monastery; Ven. Huiye and the Nanhai Buddhist Association (nanhai jiangtan) and Ven. Huili and the Amitofo Care Centre (ACC).