Bodhi Monastery will be hosting a Family Day on Saturday, September 26th. All are invited and welcome to attend.

The day will begin with a Dharma talk by Ven. Master Jen-chun, which will be translated into English, and a class for children. Following will be the Saturday liturgy and a vegetarian lunch.

In the afternoon,  there will be a Dharma talk by Ven. Ji-Xing, President of the Buddhist Association of the U.S.; meditation led by the Abbot of Bodhi Monastery, Ven. Guo-Ching; instructor-led tai chi; and Dharma question-and-answer session. For children, there will be sports, games, and arts and crafts.

There will also be a lecture on the novel H1N1 flu by Dr. Karen Lin (no translation) and foot massages offered. Anyone interested in getting a massage must register ahead of time by calling one of the numbers below.

Family Day Schedule (Saturday, September 26th. Please arrive by 9:30 a.m.)

9:50 AM Dharma lecture by Ven. Master Jen-chun (Translation in English)
Educational class for children
11:00 AM Liturgy
11:30 AM Vegetarian lunch (Free)
1:00 – 2:00 Dharma lecture by Ven. Ji-Xing, President of BAUS
Meditation – led by Abbot, Ven. Guo-Ching
Tai chi (Simple Style)
1:00 – 2:15 Crafts for children
1:30 – 4:00 Foot massages (appointment required)
2:00 – 4:00 Medical lecture in Chinese: H1N1 Swine Flu by Karen Lin, M.D.
2:30 – 3:30 Dharma Q & A
2:30 – 3:45 Sports for children

If you have any questions, please call 973-401-1633 or 973-940-0473