Jan Sendzimir JDPSN Inka Speech

Jan Sendzimir JDPSN received Inka from Zen Master Ji Kwang in September 2022. Jan was born in the USA to a Polish father and a French mother. He began practicing with Zen Master Seung Sahn in 1975 in Providence Rhode Island. Since then he has been practicing and living in different Kwan Um Zen Centers in the US and Europe. He works as a scientist and focuses on climate change, resilience and sustainability. His work has taken him across the globe. Additionally, he is a passionate photographer in his free time. He lives in Vienna Austria with his life-partner and is the abbot of the Vienna Zen Center. He has two daughters.