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Bhikkhu Bodhi Dharma Talk Nov 5

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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

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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

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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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The River of Awakening Retreat

Posted by on Oct 1, 2017 in News, Retreats & Events | Comments Off on The River of Awakening Retreat

The River of Awakening Retreat

Mindfulness Practice Community of Houston Retreat American Bodhi Center, Hempstead, TX October 12-15 Registration is open for the Mindfulness Practice Community of Houston’s fall retreat with Dharma teacher Michael Ciborski. More information and online registration are available at http://www.mpchouston.org/retreat.html The Center follows the tradition of Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh. Michael lived as a monk for seven years in Plum Village, France, and has worked intimately with Thich Nhat Hanh and the monastic community to organize, support and offer meditation retreats around the...

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Bazaar Nov 2017

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Bazaar Nov 2017

Texas Buddhist Association at Jade Buddha Temple Present “Annual Bazaar” @ 10:00 am on Saturday, November 18, 2017 Please join us in celebrating our biggest fundraiser event, a lively day filled with joy for the whole family. Fun for all Ages Cultural Extravaganza International Food Stalls Multi-Language Karaoke  Face painting Gift Booths One of the highlights is our Raffle with a chance to win attractive prizes, such as $1,000 Cash, Apple iPhone, Camera Drone, Vitamix Blender, Apple iPad, Fitbit Fitness Band & more! Raffle tickets can be purchased for $5 each or $50/booklet. Come and...

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