Kakumyo Lowe-Charde has been practicing at Dharma Rain since 1998, was ordained in 2002 by Gyokuko, and completed transmission in 2012. He has been heavily involved in the operations side of temple function and in residence for most of this time; practice and work at the temple is his full time occupation and avocation.

Kakumyo currently serves Dharma Rain as a teacher, the Kanin (Director of Operations and Development), and as Co-Abbot Pro Tem.

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