The next event: One Week Ceremony of The Ulambana (Ancestor Days) & One Day Meditation Retreat for English Speakers on August 18, 2019.
The White Sands Buddhist Center is pleased to announce that there will be a special ceremony of Ulambana (Ancestor Days), begins from August 11, 2019 and one day meditation retreat for English speakers on Sunday, August 18, 2019 at our monastery. We cordially invite you to participate in this traditional ceremony and meditation retreat. Theme of this retreat is Transforming suffering through mindfulness.
- Donations are thankfully accepted.
- Schedule for August 18, 2019:
9:00 am- Meeting (intro to WSBC)
90:45 - Interfaith Prayers
10:00 - Teachings by Zen Master Ven. Khai Thien, Rev. Morris and Visiting Nuns from Vietnam (exchange Asian Buddhist culture)
11:00 - Ceremony of Ulambana
12:00 - Lunch in Mindfulness
1:00 pm- rest
2:30 - Practicing Meditation
3:30 - Discussion (Questions and Answers)
4:00 - End
Weekly Sunday Morning Service
Thank you for your interest in
White Sands Buddhist Monastery.
Our center is open to the public, and you are welcomed to visit from dawn to dusk.
The White Sands Monastery features the three largest granite statues of the Buddha in the state of Florida on its grounds. On Wednesdays, from 11:00 am, public volunteers are invited to come participate in our weekly grounds-keeping activities.
Our meditation services are held every Sunday, morning from 10:00 am to 12:00. You are invited to join us for this event, which is given in both English and Vietnamese. If you would like more information, please visit our website at www.tvct.org.
Thank you, and may you be happy and well.