ABLS 2023 秋季法會通啟(Autumn Dharma Service Notice)

美國華嚴蓮社 2023 秋季法會通啟

ABLS Autumn Dharma Service Notice




華嚴蓮社週日共修會 (9:00 – 15:30) ,普羅大眾均可進入大殿,參與共修,無需事先預約。午供後將繼續參加下午共修會的信眾,可在齋堂取餐,請自備餐具,於室外或個人車上用餐。

每週二至週六 (9:30 – 16:00) ,大眾均可進入大殿,禮佛祭祀。日常每天早晚課誦,採預約申請方式,參加早晚課共修迴向,名額不限。

國際華嚴研究中心 (ICAS) 開設之佛法課程及系列講座,如:《華嚴經》講座、《維摩詰經》導讀等,仍維持 Zoom 線上授課。五觀堂、圖書館等殿堂,暫時不對外開放。

如有相關供養三寶、護持道場、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) 來寺登記,或電洽蓮社事務處辦理 (408-942-0874);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 (Guanyin) Bodhisattva’s Renunciation Day Dharma Service”

ABLS will celebrate Avalokitesvara (Guanyin) Bodhisattva’s Renunciation Day on October 29th, 2023 (Sunday). Starting at 9 AM, there will be the Liturgy of Guanyin Bodhisattva, with the assembly chanting the Avalokiteshvara Mantra (incantation), Heart Sutra, Universal Gate Sutra. Following this, Master Tian He, the Abbess, will provide an insightful introduction to the practice of Guan Yin Dharma. The 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.

On Sunday (9:00 – 15:30), all are cordially invited to join us inside the Buddha Hall without the need for prior appointments. For those planning to stay for the afternoon service, we offer a complimentary lunch. Please bring your lunch box and utensils and savor your meal in the tranquil courtyard or your own vehicle.

From Tuesday to Saturday (9:30 – 16:00), people can also come inside the Buddha Hall on their own. Additionally, from Monday to Saturday, we welcome everyone to partake in the Morning and Evening Liturgy by scheduling an appointment. 

Please note that Lectures such as Expounding the Avatamsaka Sutra, Introduction to the Vimalakīrti Sutra continue to be hosted on ZOOM, as before. The Dining Hall, Library, and other areas remain closed to the public at this time.

Should you wish to make offerings to the Buddha, Dharma, and Sangha, support the temple, make light offerings, or set up blessing plates for the living or the deceased, you can register in person or call the office (408-942-0874) during our regular hours (9:30 – 16:00 Tuesday to Sunday). Alternatively, you can send your requests by mail, email at info@huayenusa.org ,or reach out to us through our official website at https://www.huayenusa.org/contact-us. We will be glad to be of further assistance.