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The Lotus Sutra (Saddharmapundarika Sutra)

Venerable Guo Kai provided a Dharma talk titled “The Lotus Sutra: The Power of Transformation” in February at DDM LA Chapter.


DDMLAC's Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

An Update from DDMLAC Our Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Water and Land Dharma Service: Accomplished Through the Universal Offering, Zhangpu

Photo Sharing


Abbot President Venerable Guo Huei’s Speech: "Five Blessings at the Door"

Photo Sharing
Venerable Guo Huei gave a speech on how an individual could pursue the states of truth, goodness, beauty, wisdom and belief through the powers of discovery, management, innovation, reasoning and faith.

Abbot President Venerable Guo-Huei’s Tea Gathering with DDMLAC Volunteers

Photo Sharing - Tea Gathering / Refuge-Taking Ceremony
As part of the new Abbot President's North America trip, Venerable Guo-Huei had a tea party with the LA center's volunteers, and took this opportunity to understand the center's history.


Book Donation to UCLA

More than a decade after DDM’s previous Abbot President, Ven. Guo Dong, donated The Complete Works of Master Sheng Yen to the University of Southern California, DDM made a book donation to another well-known university in the region, UCLA.

The Buddha Bathing Ceremony

Celeration of the Buddha’s birthday and Mother’s Day


Shining an Eternal Light from Within Master Sheng Yen’s Memorial Service, completed by the DDM LA Chapter with gratitude Photo Album 


Up Coming Events

Due to COVID-19, all in-person events are cancelled until further notice.
Please join our online meetings:

Sunday Morning Online Zoom Meditation and Discussion Sessions 10am-12pm (English)


Monday through Friday from 8:30pm to 9:00pm (PST)

The Great Compassion Repentance Ceremony  

Last Sunday of each month 2:00 PM- 4:30 PM (Live streaming)

6/28 (Please click on this link at the time of the service.)

Online Meditation Group Session Led by Ven. Guo Yuan


Event Calendar

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