Six​-S​yllable Mantra Dharma Assembly

Six​-S​yllable Mantra Dharma Assembly

Venerable Master Hsuan Hua:

“OM MA NI PAD ME HUM” – these six ​syllables ​together make up the Six​-Syllable Great Bright Mantra; each one individually is able to emit brilliant light. If you are able to constantly recite the Six-​Syllable ​Great Bright Mantra, there will be six paths of light changing the darkness of the six destinies into brightness.

Join us for a one-day retreat on reciting OM MA NI PAD ME HUM on Sunday, March 5 from 8:30am – 5:00pm.

Worthy Leader Chapter of the Avatamsaka Sutra

Worthy Leader Chapter of the Avatamsaka Sutra

Dharma Master Heng Chih, from The City of Ten Thousand Buddhas will be lecturing on topic of The Merit and Virtue of the Bodhi Resolve. She will be covering the Worthy Leader Chapter of the Avatamsaka Sutra – a teaching for nurturing wholesome Dharmas.

Time: Every Sunday 7:30-9:00pm

Talks are in English. Mandarin, Cantonese and Vietnamese translations will be provided.

2017 Chinese New Year Festivities

2017 Chinese New Year Festivities

  • Jan 15 (Sun) 1:00-3:00pm – Couplet Writing
  • Jan 22 (Sun) 1:00-3:00pm – Copying Sutras
  • Jan 27 (Fri) 8:00pm – Lamp Lighting & Bell Ringing Ceremony on Chinese New Year Eve
  • Jan 28 (Sat) ~ Feb 3 (Fri) – Three Thousand Buddhas Repentance
  • Jan 29 (Sun) 10:00am – GBM Taiko Drumming Performance
  • Feb 5 (Sun) 11:30am – Riddle Guessing

Amitabha Buddha Recitation Session

Amitabha Buddha Recitation Session

From December 25-31 8:30am-5:00pm, Gold Buddha Monastery will host an Amitabha Buddha Recitation Session.

The dharma door of reciting the Buddha’s name will be explained in detail during lunch hour talks.

Dharma Master Heng Chih, a senior monastic from the City of Ten Thousand Buddhas, will lecture on Master Ou Yi’s Key Explanation of Amitabha Sutra in the evenings from 7:30-9:00pm.

Investigation of the Pure Land Practice

Investigation of the Pure Land Practice

Lecturer: Dharma Master Heng Yi

On November 13, 20, 27 & December 18 at 1:00-2:30pm, Gold Buddha Monastery will host a lecture and discussion on the Pure Land practice’s true meaning and method.

Everyone is welcome, please spread the word.

2016 Year End Dharma Feast

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 host an Amitabha Buddha Recitation Session.
Daily lectures during lunch time will introduce the dharma door of reciting the Buddha’s name.
Dharma Master Heng Chih will lecture on Master Ou Yi’s Key Explanation of Amitabha in the evenings from 7:30-9:00pm.

Everyone is welcome to join us, please help spread the word.

Special Event During Emperor Liang’s Repentance 2016

Special Event During Emperor Liang’s Repentance 2016

Lectures on Repentance and Chan Meditation Q&A

“Only through repenting and reforming we can eliminate all enmity and resentment.”

We have invited special guests:
Dharma Master Heng Hing / Cixing Monastery, Lantou Island, Hong Kong
Dharma Master Jin Xiao / Long Beach Monastery, CA, USA

During the Emperor Liang’s Repentance (September 3 – 10), there will be insightful lectures during lunchtime (11:30am – 12:30pm) and in the evenings (7:30pm – 9:00pm).

May all living beings enter the door of compassion, may their bodhi roots grow and may faults be repented of.

Audio: Ebb & Flow of Life Lecture Series

Audio: Ebb & Flow of Life Lecture Series

Audio recordings & power point slides from the Ebb and Flow of Life Lecture Series | Photos

John Vu, Professor 武親道教授
Issues with college admission, career planning and work life balance | PDF
Issues with parent – children relationship | PDF

Raymond Yeh, Ph.D. 葉祖堯博士
How to Make Sense in a Turbulent World – PDF | Part 1| Part 2
How to Make Changes in Life – PDF | Part 1 | Part 2

Priscilla Yeh, MBA 周瑞芬女士
How to Create Your Life Journey – PDF | Part 1 | Part 2
How to Build Harmonious Relationships – PDF | Part 1 | Part 2