Ongoing Programs

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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October Dharma

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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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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 a one hour class for children 4 to 11 years of age on Sundays at 11:30 am. 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...

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