The U.S. Yin Shun Foundation and Bodhi Monastery will be hosting
Family Days on Saturday, August 22nd. 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 Buddhist stories 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., which will be translated into English; meditation led by the Abbot of Bodhi Monastery, Ven. Guo-Ching; instructor-led tai chi; a medical lecture (Chinese language only), and Dharma question-and-answer with Master Jen-Chun.

In the afternoon, for children, there will be Chinese games – Chinese chess, yo-yo, and ping pong – plus a basketball game and crafts.


Family Day Schedule
Saturday, August 22nd

Please arrive by 9:30 a.m.


        9:50 AM    Dharma lecture by Ven. Master Jen-chun – English translation provided (Lecture Hall)

                       Buddhist stories for children – instructor led (Classroom 1)

     11:00 AM    Liturgy (Buddha Hall)

    11:30 AM    Vegetarian lunch (Cafeteria)

  1:00 – 2:00    Dharma lecture by Ven. Ji-Xing, President of BAUS – English translation provided (Lecture Hall)

                      Tai chi – instructor led (Gym or outside)

                      Meditation – led by Abbot, Ven. Guo-Ching (Meditation Room)

  1:00 – 1:50    Chinese chess – instructor led (Classroom 2)

  2:00 – 2:50    Chinese yo-yo – instructor led; basketball; ping pong (Gym)

  2:00 – 4:00    Medical lecture – in Chinese only (Volunteer’s Room)

  2:30 – 3:30    Dharma Q & A with Master Jen-Chun

  3:00 – 3:50    Crafts – instructor led (Classroom 1)