2017 Ch’an Meditation Session

A Witty Stillness Investigating Your Mind Through Ch’an Meditation In a time of uncertainty and hectic everyday life, try experiencing the serenity and self-realization of ch’an meditation. Gold Buddha Monastery will host a one-week sitting meditation retreat starting on the evening of April 30 to the evening of May 6 …

2016 Year End Dharma Feast

Year End Dharma Feast Sutra Lectures & Buddha Recitation Dharma Assemblies On December 19-24 from 7:30-9:00pm, Gold Buddha Monastery has invited senior Bhikshuni Heng Chih from the City of Ten Thousand Buddhas to lecture on the Worthy Leader Chapter of the Avatamsaka Sutra. From December 25-31, Gold Buddha Monastery will …

Meditation Retreat

Let’s have a taste of ch’an An interesting stillness and quietness In a time of uncertainty and hectic everyday life, try experiencing the serenity and self-realization of ch’an meditation. Gold Buddha Monastery will host a one-week sitting meditation retreat starting on the evening of May 9 to the evening of …

2016 Chinese New Year Events

Chinese Sutra Copying February 7 (Sunday) 1:00-3:00pm Lamp Lighting Ceremony February 7 (Sunday) Starting at 8:00pm Three Thousand Buddhas Repentance February 8 – 14 (1st to the 7th of the lunar month) 8:30am – 4:00pm daily

3-Day Amitabha Session

We will host a 3-Day Amitabha Session on December 25 – 27, 2015 December 27 Schedule: 8:30am Celebration of Amitabha Buddha’s Birthday 10:00am Liberation of Life Ceremony 1:00-4:00pm Amitabha Session, Transference of Merit During the Amitabha Session, we will single-mindedly recite Amitabha Buddha’s name to purify our body, mouth and …

Cherishing Youth Day

Gold Buddha Monastery is holding our annual event Cherishing Youth Day. Please get the word out. Time: Jun 14 Theme: Doing something that will benefit yourself and your family In addition to the usual games and events, we hope to include activities that will strengthen familial bonds; through wishing cards, we …

Meditation Class

Meditation is the art and wisdom of life Let us together experience a life of awareness, renunciation, ease and peacefulness which is totally different than our everyday lives. The class will be held on every Saturday 7:30pm to 9:00 pm at Gold Buddha Monastery