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Bhikkhu Bodhi Dharma Talk Nov 5

Posted by on Oct 18, 2017 in News, Retreats & Events | Comments Off on Bhikkhu Bodhi Dharma Talk Nov 5

Bhikkhu Bodhi Dharma Talk Nov 5

Venerable Bhikkhu Bodhi at Jade Buddha Temple Sunday, November 5 | after lunch Please mark your calendar for Sunday, November 5 as Venerable Bhikkhu Bodhi accepted our invitation to speak at Jade Buddha Temple after lunch. Feel free to invite friends to this public talk on the Suttanipata. Details will follow shortly. Exert Wisdom Publications: “This landmark volume in the Teachings of the Buddha series translates the Suttanipāta, a text that matches the Dhammapada in its concise power of expression and its centrality to the Buddhist tradition. Celebrated translator Bhikkhu Bodhi...

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4 Weeks Mindfulness Class | Jan 2018

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4 Weeks Mindfulness Class | Jan 2018

Introduction to Mindfulness for Urban Living Join the English Dharma Group for an introductory meditation class. In this four weeks class, participants receive instructions on Mindfulness Awareness and Meditation with weekly group practice and daily self exercises at home. What: Introduction To Mindfulness For Urban Living Where: Jade Buddha Temple When: January 2018 Time: 8:30 am small group introduction and discussion 9:00 meditation practice Kick-Off Meeting:  January 2018 – exact date to be announced Background: We live very busy and sometimes chaotic lives and at times wish there...

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Houston Walk to Feed the Hungry 2017

Posted by on Oct 4, 2017 in News, Retreats & Events | Comments Off on Houston Walk to Feed the Hungry 2017

Houston Walk to Feed the Hungry 2017

Bhikkhu Bodhi’s Walk to Feed The Hungry…   Mark your calendar | Nov 4 Founded by Venerable Bhikkhu Bodhi and others, the mission of Buddhist Global Relief (BGR) is to provide relief to the poor and needy throughout the world regardless of nationality, ethnicity, gender, or religion. Each year, people in various US cities come together to walk and /or donate to this noble cause. This year’s walk will again start at the Houston Zen Center at 1605 Heights Blvd. Houston, TX 77008. We will walk along the Heights Esplanade Trail on Heights Boulevard, a beautiful setting for a walk...

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7 Day Retreat 10/21-28

Posted by on Oct 3, 2017 in News, Retreats & Events | Comments Off on 7 Day Retreat 10/21-28

7 Day Retreat 10/21-28

Four Foundations of Mindfulness Lead by Venerable KaiYin 10/21- 10/28 American Bodhi Center The American Bodhi Center in Hempstead hosts a seven-day meditation retreat, led by Malaysian Dharma Teacher Venerable KaiYin. The retreat will be conducted in both English and Chinese. During his visit in Houston, Bhikkhu KaiYin will also deliver a Dharma talk to EDG and the Temple on 10/29. If you are interested in the retreat, please call the phone number listed on the...

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October Dharma

Posted by on Oct 2, 2017 in Ongoing Programs | Comments Off on October Dharma

October Dharma

During the month of October, we follow two speakers who have studied Dharmic social justice and/or experienced first hand how Buddhism helped them in finding new purpose when living in oppression. For the last weekend, we invite the English and Chinese community to a joined bi-lingual Dharma talk (presented in English with Chinese simultaneous translation) by a visiting Venerable from Malaysia. Socially Engaged Buddhism: Lessons from WWII for Today | Oct 1 | Darrin Winter. Darrin Winter speaks about the role of engaged Buddhist resistance to all types of oppression and social injustices,...

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