Zen master, artist, and author, principally works as a teacher and educator in the fields of kung fu, yoga, qigong, and Zen, and as a counsellor. She has developed the WULIN principle and her own counselling methodology, WULIN Zen coaching. She is also a co-founder of the WULIN organization and of the WULIN approach to Zen. She is passionate about connecting with and applying traditional teachings in practical situations and the routines of modern life. Sandy Taikyu Kuhn Shimu finds fulfillment in her writing and her day-to-day tuition of pupils at home in Switzerland and abroad.