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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

Transmission of the Bodhisattva Precepts has concluded.

Date:   7/9/2018
              7/9, 7/16, 7/23, 7/30, 8/6, 8/13, 8/20 & 8/27 (8 classes)
Time:   Monday 10:00-11:15 AM
Fee:     Free (Voluntary Donation)
Please sign up online: Click here  (Please bring your own yoga mat)




Event Calendar

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