Upcoming Mindfulness (May 26th) and Vesak (May27th) Retreats

Created: Tuesday, 24 April 2018

We respectfully would like to invite all Buddhist practitioners to attend both the Day of Mindfulness Meditation practice and Sakyamuni Buddhas Birthday at our temple.

The Day of Mindfulness retreat (Saturday, May 26th, 2018) will be guided by the venerable Thich Dieu Giac; she is a resident monastic at the Quan Am Nam Hai Monastery in Florida. This retreat begins at 9:00 AM on Saturday, 26th of May 2018 and end at 9:00 that night. Registration and meals are provided for free; donations are welcomed. If you plan to attend this event, please register by sending a message to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.You can also use this same e-mail address for general questions about the event.

Here is our Mindfulness retreat schedule:

9:00 AM gathering, 9:15 AM walking meditation, 10:00 AM opening retreat ceremony, 10:15 AM guided sitting meditation, 10:30 AM Dharma talk, 12:15 PM mindful lunch, 1:15 PM noble silence, 2:30 PM Dharma discussion, 4:30 PM Qi-kong stick exercise, 5:30 PM dinner, 7:00 PM tea meditation, 9:00 PM closing retreat

The Celebration of the Sakyamuni Buddhas Birthday (Vasak) on (Sunday, May 27th, 2018). This yearly celebration will begin at 10:00 AM. Meals will be free! No registration is required for this event, all are invited.