Andre Doshim Halaw is a Zen Buddhist monk and teacher in the Five Mountain Zen Order. He is the guiding teacher of the Original Mind Zen Sangha in Princeton, NJ. In November 2012, he received inka (independent teaching authorization) from his teacher, Zen Master Wonji Dharma (Paul Lynch).
Andre writes a Zen Buddhist blog, www.originalmindzen.blogspot.com, as well as a blog about Absolute Nothingness, www.absolutenothingness.wordpress.com.
He is married, has two young children, and teaches high school English in central New Jersey. He also writes the occasional novel.