I-Li is a Chinese medicine practitioner based in Sydney, Australia. She also has academic backgrounds in western medicine, holistic counselling and art psychotherapy. I-Li is passionate about natural healing and believes that whole person’s health can be achieved through the combination of spiritual practice, a well-balanced lifestyle and adopting vego diet.
Chris Zaslawski is an Associate Professor at University of Technology Sydney (UTS), a Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner and a researcher, based in Sydney. Chris leads the Chinese Medicine team – a teaching and research unit in UTS. Chris is also the Deputy Editor for the Australian Journal of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, the International Editorial Board member for Acupuncture Research published in Beijing, and the Journal of Acupuncture and Tuina Science published in Germany.
Jing Fang is an architect with over 9 years of experience. She lives in Sydney. Outside work, Jing is an active member of the Fo Guang Shan temple – among others, as the Vice President of BLIA ALOKA sub chapter, Scouts Leader of BLIA Scouts NSW, Three Acts Of Goodness’s (children class) teacher. Jing loves traveling, staying active and fitness training, keeping her on top of the life.
Siew-May Lim is a compassionate writer based in Malaysia. She started her vego diet by pledging for one meat free day a week with Be Kind Be Vego in 2016. She’s now a 100% vego. Siew-May Lim envisions a world without speciesism in her lifetime - this is a world where enlightened humans stop discriminating against animals and exploit them in any means. She tells us why she abandoned an ill-informed diet that spanned over three decades of her existence.
"Venerable Zhi Sheng, ordained at Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Monastery in 2016, currently is a translator at Centre of International Affairs, Fo Guang Shan. Venerable Zhi Sheng was born in Malaysia and grew up in Australia. She became a vego before ordained as a venerable and has been a vego for about 15 years. Venerable Zhi Sheng shared with us her personal journey of being a vego.