Dechan Jueren, Master Yu, is a doctor of traditional Chinese medicine as well as author of a book about Hanmi Buddhism that has sold a million copies in China. He was born in 1951 in Chaoyang City, Manchuria, just in time to grow up in the oppressive early years of the Chinese Communist regime. Yu became, he says, "an excellent Communist."
memory: he read anything once and remembered it. Another was a man who seemed to be a spirit guide of some kind, who appeared whenever Yu most needed help. When he was 39 and head of the heavy machine factories in his province, he says he was amazed when the man who had appeared to him in spirit form over the years approached him in flesh and blood and told him his destiny as a high Buddhist leader. "My teacher came to me in physical form, a real man, Oct. 24, 1989," Yu says. "I made mydecision right then and within three days I resigned my job, resigned as a member of the Communist party,and donated all my savings to charity, (personal savings of RMB 1 Million and a private factory with fixed assets worth RMB 3 million).
Through the tough times there were bright notes. One was Yu's amazing
My relatives thought I was a fool. I spent six months with him at a monastery, learning and practicing. Much of what I know, I learned from him.".
He was trained in the traditions, theory and thought of the Hanmi Mystery School of Esoteric Buddhism. Yu attained enlightenment as a result of these experiences. At the end of the six months, his teacher left him and returned to spirit form, he says. Yu has spent the last 20 years traveling throughout China and America and the UK; teaching and healing.
Master Yu is an extraordinary healerand has been known to heal cancer, children deaf from birth and many other severe illnesses which have been untreatable with western medicine. His profound understanding of Esoteric law and time- honored Buddhist healing techniques have been a great inspiration and comfort to many.
He had only six years of formal education in elementary school, and his youth was full of hardship, "a rough life.