Ongoing Programs

June Dharma Talks

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June Dharma Talks

We invite you to visit us for our June Dharma talks. This month, three Venerables of the Texas Buddhist Association will share their wisdom with us. Additionally, we are honored to host Virginia Clarkson, Dharma Leader of  Insight Meditation Houston.   Buddhist Concept of Wealth  | June 4 |  Venerable Shiou Huey. Venerable Shiou Huey, who oversees the Chinese and English Dharma Group at Jade Buddha Temple, investigates how most of us obtain and manage our wealth. We will discover that only through giving out of compassion and respect, can we harvest wealth that truly belongs to us....

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May Dharma Talks

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May Dharma Talks

An overview of upcoming Dharma talks in May, a month filled with special events and a 3 Day Retreat at the American Bodhi Center. For more info check out the events&retreat page. The image shows Kwan Yin Hall, the Temple’s meditation hall and main gathering place of the English Dharma Group. Buddha’s Birthday Celebration | May 7 | General Assembly. Venerable Jan Hai, President of the Texas Buddhist Association will deliver a speech on the meaning of “Bathing the Buddha,” followed by blessings led by Venerable Hung I, Vice President of TBA for peace in the world....

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Saturday Retreat

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Saturday Retreat

One Day Insight Meditation Retreat | Saturday retreat conducted by Venerable Katapunno | Sitting and walking meditation followed by a Dharma Talk & Discussion. 9:00 am- 4:00 pm American Bodhi Center 29123 Mellmann Rd. Hempstead, TX 77445 | Map and Direction Bring your own bag lunch | Everyone is welcome to attend | Please call before you head out and let us know you will attend. 979-921-6969 – Visit Insight Meditation Group for more...

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Children’s Class Schedule

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Children’s Class Schedule

Children’s Dharma Class The English Dharma Group offers classes for children 4 to 11 years of age on three Sundays a month. The class aims to expose young children to basic Buddhist teachings in a fun and nurturing environment. Children are divided into two classes by age; young children, age 4 to 7 years meet in Kwan Yin Hall. Children age 8 to 11 years gather in one of the Temple’s study rooms. The program not only teaches meditation, but also some of the basic Buddhist messages, such as the Four Noble Truths, the Noble Eightfold Path and the concept of Loving-Kindness. The children...

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