Daily Dharma

(Translated by Thanissaro Bhikkhu)

As a single slab of rock
won't budge in the wind,
so the wise are not moved
by praise,
by blame.

― Dhammapada 81

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Temple Events

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Apr 21st Sat

Saturday Morning Meditation & Dharma Talk

Come experience tranquility of mind by learning meditation at the Buddhist temple. Whether you are a complete beginner or an advanced practitioner, benefit from the collective energy of group meditation! For first-time comers, instruction will be given on the different forms of Buddhist meditation. After the first sitting session, a Dharma talk will be given on the Buddhist philosophy and teachings. A complementary vegan lunch is offered at 11:30AM to all participants. All ages and skill levels are welcome. For newcomers or anyone interested in finding out details about our Saturday morning meditation session, please also visit our meetup page: https://www.meetup.com/Morning-Meditation-Session-International-Buddhist-Temple/
Apr 21st Sat

The Great Compassion Repentance Ceremony

Come join us every Saturday afternoon for The Great Compassion Repentance Ceremony. This session is tailored to our English speakers who want to learn how to practice and conduct repentance according to the Chinese Mahayana tradition.