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  • 4 References 3 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English
  • 31, Male
  • Member since 2016
  • Teacher
  • Fine Art, Sculpture and Drawing
  • No hometown listed
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About Me

I am a Zen Buddhist practitioner and received Bodhisattva ordination in June, 2017. I am also an artist and a teacher of art and meditation. I love chatting and listening to music. I have been blessed with many amazing friends and think that friendship and trust are the most powerful things in the world.

I am trained in Ayurevedic Yoga Massage. I have a strong interest in healing techniques and would like to learn more.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

I joined Couchsurfing because it fits my outlook on the world perfectly... sharing, giving and receiving. If we cannot do that, we will live in a small, guarded, fearful world. As the world closes in, we must open it up again and again!


  • arts
  • performing arts
  • street art
  • massage therapy
  • meditation
  • politics
  • painting
  • drawing
  • music
  • art history
  • massage
  • buddhism
  • zen
  • alternative medicine

Music, Movies, and Books

Music: Nick Cave, Satie, Dylan, Weyes Blood
Movies: Hail the New Puritan
Author: Samuel Beckett & James Joyce

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I bought a bicycle in the north of France, cycled to the south and, then I sat on my own, meditating 5 hours a day and reading Ulysses by James Joyce for the remaining daylight hours. There was an apple tree, a blackberry bush a can of fish a day and some crackers. I went crackers.

Teach, Learn, Share

I would love to learn more about cooking, nutrition and medicine.

I would also love to learn about other religions and practices.

What I Can Share with Hosts

Drawing, Meditation, Massage, Reiki, Painting, Conversation!

Countries I’ve Visited

China, France, Germany, India, Italy, Scotland, United States, Viet Nam

Countries I’ve Lived In


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