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OTHER ACTIVITIES

STUDY GROUPS

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VOLUNTEERING

Support the Centre's operation as part of the Bodhisattva practice.

DRUM PRACTICES

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Weekly
drum beating practices

Upcoming Events

  • Drum Practice
    Drum Practice
    Fri., Jan. 21
    Zoom
    Jan. 21, 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. EST
    Zoom
    The group meets every Friday night to practice drum beating. Instruction in Chinese
  • Study Group (Cantonese)
    Multiple Dates
    Wed., Jan. 26
    Zoom
    Jan. 26, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. EST
    Zoom
    The group meets twice a month to study The Happiness of Letting Go together on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month.
  • Study Group (English)
    Multiple Dates
    Sun., Jan. 30
    Zoom
    Jan. 30, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. EST
    Zoom
    The study group meets on the last Sunday of the month to study Master Sheng Yen's book Complete Enlightenment.
  • World of Chan Study Group  (English)
    Multiple Dates
    Fri., Feb. 11
    Zoom
    Feb. 11, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. EST
    Zoom
    The study group meets on second Friday night to study Master Sheng Yen's book "The World of Chan"
  • Study Group (Mandarin)
    Multiple Dates
    Sat., Feb. 19
    Zoom
    Feb. 19, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. EST
    Zoom
    The group meets every third Saturday and studies The Life of Chan by Master Sheng Yen. Launguage: Mandarin

Frequently Asked Questions

Which holiday do Buddhists celebrate?


There is Vesak, on the first full moon day in May, which celebrates the birth, enlightenment and death (nirvana) of the Buddha.