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A Year of Peace and Freedom from Troubles

By ceasing bad acts and doing good deeds, our heart will be at peace;

By embracing the world with equanimity, we will be free from troubles.

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Three-Day Chan Mediation Retreat

On March 18-20, 2016, DDM Los Angeles Center hosted a three-day Chan meditation retreat. The retreat was led by Gilbert Gutierrez, one of several lay practitioners who received Dharma transmission from Chan Master Sheng Yen.

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Making Tangyuan Together in the Happiness Years

DDM LA Center hosted “Friendship in the Happiness Years,” a get together for older adults. The event was in English, Mandarin, and Cantonese and held several days after the 2016 New Year’s Day.


A Weeklong Buddhist-Catholic Dialogue in Rome

Venerables Guo-jiann (Director of DDM Los Angeles Center) and Chang-Hwa (Director of Chan Meditation Center, NY) participated in the “Catholic-Buddhist Dialogue on Suffering, Liberation, and Fraternity”

Up Coming Events

One Day Meditation Retreat

【Time】9:30AM-5:00PM (Check-in at 9:00) 
【Registration】Register Online

Transmission of the Bodhisattva Precepts

【Dates】:  Friday, May 25 ~ Monday, May 28, 2018
【Venue】: Dharma Drum Mountain Los Angeles Center 
【Registration】: 11/15/17 ~ 3/31/18 (space is limited)





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