Monday, September 22, 2008

Sik Kok Kwong

Sik Kok Kwong GBS is the current president of the Hong Kong Buddhist Association. He is also the Honorary Vice-President of the World Buddhist Sangha Council.

In a 2004 interview with the South China Morning Post, Kok Kwong urged Hong Kong's Buddhists to be content with the government and not to attend protests.

Kok Kwong was one of eight venerables who proposed the in China in 2004, a suggestion that won support from Buddhist circles in countries like Japan and the Republic of Korea.

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