Legacy Project Video: Jannie Chung, How Jannie’s Brother Became a Monk

Category: Legacy Project, Video


When Jannie Chung’s brother was barreling out of control with drug use, partying, and violent behavior, her mother—desperate to turn his life around—took him to a remote Buddhist temple in Hawaii where he had no choice but to live without gratification. Jannie describes the drastic move and the effects it had on her brother.