Emperor Liang’s Jeweled Repentance

To pray for world peace, the nation’s peace and prosperity, favorable weather conditions, proper Dharma to exist, and the turning of the Dharma wheel… An Emperor Liang’s Jeweled Repentance and The Ritual of Offering to the Heavens will be held at the Gold Buddha Monastery from Aug.25th to Sept.2nd. There …

Earth Store Dharma Assembly

Gold Buddha Monastery will hold an Earth Store Sutra Recitation Session from July 27, 2014 to August 22, 2014. We will recite the entire Earth Store Sutra twice daily. During the Earth Store Dharma Assembly the Dharma Masters will give daily instructional talks, we cordially invite you to attend and …

Amitabha Session

Dear Dharma friends, We will be celebrating Amitabha Buddha’s birthday on December 15 (Sunday) and have our annual week-long Amitabha Buddha Recitation Session from Decemeber 15th to the 21st. The session will start from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m; we will recite the Amitabha Buddha Sutra twice and recite Amitabha …

2013 Events

Dear Dharma friends, We sincerely invite you to take part in the following Dharma Assemblies which will be held at Gold Buddha Monastery in the second half of the year. 8/4 – Water Repentance 8/7 ~ 8/30 – Earth Store Sutra Recitation (2 recitations daily at 8am & 1pm) [ …

Lighting a Lamp on New Year’s Eve

Lighting a candle on New Year’s eve will enhance the light of our minds Saturday, February 9 (Lunar New Year’s eve) – 8:00 PM ~ Our minds will be illuminated and our ignorance will be destroyed by the Wisdom Light when we light up lanterns and make offerings to the …

3000 Buddhas Repentance

Feb 10-16 (Jan 1st to 7th of the lunar New Year) – 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM Bowing the Three Thousand Buddha Repentance Praying for world peace, favorable weather conditions, the peace and prosperity of all countries and people, and the eradication of calamities and increase of blessings. May those who …

Sutra Copying for Blessings

Saturday, February 9 (Lunar New Year’s eve) – 1:00 PM – 3:30PM In cultivation, there are 84,000 kinds of dharma practices, and hand-copying sutras is one of them. Sutra copying can help us focus our minds, nurture our character, and open our wisdom. The Bodhisattva Asanga once said: “There are …

2013 Lunar New Year Events

With joy, we welcome the auspiciousness of spring Gold Buddha Monastery Celebrates the 2013 Lunar New Year Saturday, February 9 – Lunar New Year’s Eve Efficacious syllables will shake the Heaven and Earth – recite the Great Compassion Mantra – 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM Carefully copying sutra texts helps …