ABLS 2020 秋季法會通啟(Autumn Dharma Service Notice)

美國華嚴蓮社 2020 秋季法會通啟
Autumn Dharma Service Notice



同時,為避免宗教團體的群聚感染事件發生,本蓮社早晚課誦、週日共修、觀音出家紀念日,以及歲末年終華嚴誦經會 (改以一個月誦經禮懺方案) 等法會活動,於此疫病流行期間,大殿一律暫停對外開放。如欲祭祀先亡近逝眷屬者,請事先來電預約;或於每週六 9:30 至 16:00 及每週日 9:00 至 16:00,自行攜帶口罩,於大殿南面廣場參拜祭祀。

如有相關供養三寶、燃燈供佛、消災祈福或超度亡靈等佛事需求,請於日常辦公時段 (週二至週日 9:30-16:00),電洽蓮社事務處辦理;或者,請以郵寄信件、電子郵件 info@huayenusa.org、官網聯繫 https://www.huayenusa.org/contact-us ,乃至投遞報名等方式,我們都將誠摯地為您服務。


“Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva’s Renunciation Day Dharma Service”

ABLS will celebrate Avalokitesvara (Guanyin) Bodhisattva’s Renunciation Day on November 1st, 2020 (Sunday). Starting at 9 AM, there will be Liturgy of Guanyin Bodhisattva, with the assembly chanting the Avalokiteshvara Mantra (incantation), Heart Sutra, Universal Gate Sutra, and making light offerings. Food offering ceremony will be conducted at noon. Starting again at 1:30 PM, participants will chant the Cundī Sutra, Cundī Mantra, followed by Eighty-Eight Buddha Repentance, and Meng Shan Food Bestowal Ceremony.

Meanwhile, to prevent the transmission of COVID-19 among religious communities, the Main Hall will be closed to the public where the following services are held as usual: the Morning and Evening Chanting Liturgy, Sunday Dharma Services, Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva’s Renunciation Day Dharma Service, and Year-End Avatamsaka Sutra Chanting Ceremony (changed to One-Month Chanting Service). For those who want to make offerings and pay respect to the deceased, please call ahead and make an appointment; or visit on Saturday (9:30-16:00) and Sunday (9:00-16:00), and pay respect at the courtyard South of the Main Hall. Be sure to wear Face Masks when coming here. 

If you need to make offerings to the Buddha, Dharma, and Sangha, make light offerings, or set up blessing plates for the living or the deceased, please call the office during our regular hours (9:30-16:00 Tuesday to Sunday). You can also send your request by mail, email info@huayenusa.org , drop-off, or contact us through our official website https://www.huayenusa.org/contact-us . We will be glad to be of further assistance.