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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

Beginning Iyengar Yoga (8 Classes)

Date:    7/1/2016
Time:   Friday 6:15-7:30 pm
Fee:     Free (Voluntary Donation)
Please sign up online:Click here(Please bring your own yoga mat)

   2 Day Retreat

   Date:  July 23 - July 24
   Time:  Saturday 9:30AM -9:00PM
             Sunday    9:30AM -5:00PM 
   Fee: Free (Voluntary Donation)  
    Please sign up online: Click here 

Seven Day Retreat With Venerable Guoyuan

Date:    Sep 10- Sep 16
Enrollment begins June

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