ANNOUNCEMENTS: VESAK, SUMMER MONASTIC RETREAT, AND GRANT ORDINATION CEREMONY
The Second Office of The Unified Buddhist Church of Vietnam (UBCV) will celebrate Vesak, Buddhist calendar 2555 at 2PM, Sunday May 15, 2011 at Dieu Ngu Temple (14472 Chestnut Street, Westminster, CA 92683).
In order to preserve the heritage, nurture precepts, and achieve moral ideals, the UBCV will also organize a Dharma Study retreat from 10AM Saturday, May 14 to 10AM Sunday, May 15 on the premise of Dieu Ngu Temple.
For details about Vesak and Dharma study retreat, please call (714) 254-5068 or (714) 890-9513.
In addition, the 2011 UBCV annual Monastic Retreat will take place from June 23 to June 30, 2011 at Dieu Phap Temple (311 E. San Gabriel, CA 91776). During the summer Monastic Retreat, the UBCV will also organize a Grant Ordination Ceremony Thong Nhat from June 28 to June 29, 2011. The Grant Ordination Ceremony will be organized to transmit precepts to Bhikhu, Bhikhuni, Bhikhuni apprentices, Monk apprentices, and Nun apprentices, Bodhisattvas and practitioners of the Ten Virtues.
For registration and other information about the annual summer Monastic Retreat and or the Grand Ordination ceremony, please call 626-614-0566.