Buddhistdoor: “We Have All Made Mistakes” – Teaching Mindfulness in Prisons: A Different Kind of Rehabilitation

Born in Hong Kong and based in Chilliwack, British Columbia, since 1994, Venerable Yin Kit Sik (also known as Sister Jessie) ordained as a Buddhist nun in Hong Kong in 1992 following a successful career as a podiatrist. Having begun teaching meditation in 2003, she started going in to prisons and now teaches mindfulness meditation to…