Before the ceremony started, every student stood up to say a few words of appreciation. They were grateful to the Temple for arranging these computer classes and also for their facilitators’ teachings and patience. They used singing to express their gratitude. Some cheered when others were speaking, whereas others shed tears thinking of the devotion of their teachers.
In his address, Venerable Hui Fang made four suggestions to them, “in your lifetime do not stop learning, encourage others to learn, share your experience with others and when you face setbacks, face them bravely.” He also added, “Do not keep past unpleasant issues in your mind. Just see the door that opens in front of your eyes, as this will be the gateway to your path.”