Reverend Fa Jun Shakya is an ordained priest in the Cha’n Buddhist lineage of Xu Yun. Fa Jun has been actively studying Buddhism, meditation, yoga, and world spiritual traditions since 1993, and was ordained in 2008. He has spent many years teaching in the fields of meditation, personal growth, and holistic health. Currently, Rev. Fa Jun serves as the minister of the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Los Gatos, where he leads regular Sunday services, and monthly meditation courses. Fa Jun attempts to teach in a way that blends the deepest insights of the masters of the past with the powerful revelations of modern scientific disciplines. He feels that meditation and understanding the mind is the most valuable way we can create lasting peace not only for ourselves, but also for the world we share.