Sunday, June 18, 2017
An inspiring member with 48 years of experiences
Kok Thai, related his 48 years of experiences from Geylang West Chapter in the MD meeting, how he with strong determination, overcome tremendous difficulties in his life, suffering from polio, with little education worked in the Chinese wayang and many other jobs, married the second time, altogether have 3 children.
In the 50s polios were common at that time.
In 1969, at the age of 14 he was introduced to Nichiren Daishonin Buddhism by his neighbor. Which was his greatest good fortune.
When he started he was not serious in his practice.
He related his experiences in sincerely volunteer as a security for kaikan and a teach playing chinese wayang drums, contributed to his good fortune of today
It tough to bring up 3 kids in Singapore, it is tougher for him as a polio victim
Not long ago he overcome a serious heart trouble.
Presently he run a successful fruits juice stall.
He got 2 wishes, to be featured in Singapore Soka Magazine and the media, were fulfilled.
HIs story was featured in Mediacorp Channel 8, Tuesday Special Edition and the testimonial book by SSA - Breakthroughs. A compilation of SSA Men Division Experiences. Page 147