Ongoing Programs

August 2017 Dharma Talks

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August 2017 Dharma Talks

We begin the month of August with a Dharma Talk by James Chao. James was instrumental in organizing Venerable Bhikkhu Bodhi’s visit to Jade Buddha Temple last fall. Additionally, James donated a large quantity of Nikaya’s (set of four) for a reduced price. The Nikayas are a collection of Buddha’s discourses in the Pali Canon, translated by Bhikkhu Bodhi;  they can be purchased through the English Dharma Group. The remainder of the month is covered by three Venerables of the Texas Buddhist Association. The Noble Eightfold Path | August 6 | James Chao. Based on Venerable...

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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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