Monastic Training Office

传厚法师

Venerable Chuan Hou

Vice-Rector for Monastic Training and Administration, Full-time 

Venerable Chuan Hou was born in Fujian Province, China, and has been influenced by Buddhism since young. After his ordination, he attended the Buddhist College of Min Dong in Fujian, followed by the Buddhist Academy of China in Beijing. Thereafter, he studied at the Postgraduate Institute of Pali and Buddhist Studies at University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, from 2005 to 2007.

In 2007, at the invitation of the Buddhist College of Singapore, he was appointed to assist in academic-related matters. He is currently the Deputy Rector of BCS,overseeing Monastic Training and Administration Offices.

传航法师

Venerable Chuan Hang

Class Mentor, Full-time

Venerable Chuan Hang obtained a BA and an MA before he became a monk. He received his higher ordination in Taiwan in 2013. Currently training under his ordination master, Venerable Kwang Sheng, at Kong Meng San Phor Kark See Monastery, his interests in Buddhist Studies include Pure Land Buddhism and mindfulness meditation.

He joined BCS as Class Mentor.

果凯法师

Venerable Guo Kai

Class Mentor, Full-time

Venerable Guo Kai was ordained in Jilin Changchun Prajna Temple in 2005. Thereafter, he studied 2-years Foundation Course at Buddhist College of Minnan in Xiamen Nanputuo Temple and became a resident monk in the temple upon completion of the course. He continued to pursue a Bachelor of Arts at Buddhist College of Minnan from 2009 to 2013. After his graduation, he worked in the Buddhist College of Minnan. He joined the Buddhist College of Singapore in September 2016 as Class Mentor.

权智法师

Venerable Quan Zhi

Head of Monastic Training, Full-time

Venerable Quan Zhi was born in Shanxi, China. He was ordained as a monk in 2003 and received higher ordination at Guangji Vihara of Mount Wutai in 2004. He studied in Bailin Temple, Hebei and Zhejiang Yandangshan between 2005 and 2007.

He went on to complete a Bachelor of Arts in Buddhist Studies in the Buddhist College of Singapore (BCS) from 2007 to 2012. Upon graduation, he joined BCS as a Class Mentor. He was appointed as the Head of Monastic Training in June 2015.

传理法师

Venerable Chuan Li

Class Mentor, Full-time

Venerable Chuan Li, who was born in Sichuan, came to contact with Buddhism at very young age thanks to the influence of his mother who is a devoted lay Buddhist. Having become renounced, he had studied Buddhism at Si Chuan Buddhist College and Buddhist Academy of China in Beijing respectively.

From 2005 to 2007, he did his higher study in Buddhism at Postgraduate Institute of Pali and Buddhist Studies, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, and then went to study in India. He joined the Buddhist College of Singapore in September 2009.

传空法师

Venerable Chuan Kong

Class Mentor, Full-time 

Venerable Chuan Kong was born in Fujian province, China and was deeply influenced by Buddhism since young. He received ordination in early 2000 and has studied at various monasteries including Ziguo Monastery in Fujian Province, Nanputuo Monastery, Fayuan Monastery in Beijing and Guanghua Monastery. He joined the Buddhist College of Singapore in June 2015.

宏性法师

Venerable Hong Xing

Class Mentor, Nuns’ Campus, Full-time

Venerable Hong Xing was born in Fujian Province. She was ordained in Fu An Zhongde Temple. In the year 2000, she received her higher ordination in Harbin Ji Le Temple.
1999-2005: Completed her preparatory education and Bachelor degree in Minnan Buddhist College in Xiamen, Fujian province.

2005-2011: Held the positions of lecturer and class mentor in Zhongde temple.

2012-2015: Held the position of lecturer at Fu An Longxing Temple.