In effort to allow students to better understand the teachings of Buddhism and have an opportunity to practice proper Buddhist etiquette, Texas Bodhi School held their annual “Family Buddhism Class” on Sunday, Nov. 20th in the Grant Hall at Jade Buddha Temple. Lessons were held once in the morning and once in the afternoon.
The 36th annual temple bazaar was held on Saturday Nov 19 starting at 10am. The bazaar offered a variety of mouthwatering foods such as hand rolls, noodles, vermicelli, braised delicacies, porridge, BBQ, etc.
Texas Buddhist Association was invited to participate in Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston’s Meals on Wheels community-wide project during the weekend of May 21st.
The American Bodhi Center (ABC) awarded its 2016 Scholarship at the Waller Independent School District (WISD) Awards Ceremony at Waller High School.
Texas Buddhist Association held a Buddha’s Birthday and Buddha Bathing Dharma Assembly in the Grand Hall of Jade Buddha Temple in celebration of Buddha’s Birthday on May 15, Sunday, at 10:00 am. Also a ceremony for “Taking Refugee in Three Jewels and Observing Five Precepts” was held in the afternoon.
The 7 day Samathavipa Syana (Zhi Guan) Retreat held at American Bodhi Center (ABC) has been successfully concluded on April 30th.
The three winners for the 2013 "American Bodhi Center Scholarship" are Jamie Duong, Nahid Ferdous, and Jacob Smith. Two of them will attend Texas A&M University, and one will study at The University of Texas at Austin.