Great Determination Buddhist Sangha
with Venerable KC DaiKai Madika WarEagle, Bhikkhuni
From Misfit to Mystic
The Gradual Path of Buddhist Mysticism 
The Buddha explicity declared the Dhamma is the path to liberation from suffering, find it, follow it, know it and be transformed.  Venerable KC resides in Santa Monica, California today. Read more about her teaching and practice here.
Great Determination
"Your little will can't do anything. It takes Great Determination. Great Determination doesn't mean just you making an effort. It means the whole universe is behind you - the birds, trees, sky, moon,
and the ten directions."- Katagiri Roshi