Observance of the Eight Precepts Days

Buddhists often spend the Uposatha holy days wearing white and practicing the 8-precepts at the temple. With the Akaliko Women's Residence finally ready to support a weekend of dedicated practitioners, San Fran Dhammaram Temple was able to hold an Uposatha event for both of its male and female members. SFDT has instituted a monthly Uposatha observance [...]

By | December 1st, 2017|Comments Off on Observance of the Eight Precepts Days

Kathina

We invite all faithful Buddhists to join us in sponsoring and attending San Fran Dhammaram Temple’s 2017 Kathina. The annual fundraiser will be held at the Hall of Flowers (Lincoln Way @ 9th Ave) in Golden Gate Park on Sunday, October 15, 2017 from 9:30am – 2:30pm. Join us at the temple for Kathina preparations, [...]

By | October 15th, 2017|Comments Off on Kathina

KPY USA Weekend Retreat

After our successful retreat in June, we will be holding two special weekend mini retreats led by Phra Nut Nuttapanyo at our center in Redwood Valley, CA in August and September. September 23-24, 2017 Please sign-up here in advance. Limited carpool is provided on a first-come, first-served basis. We expect a relatively small group (10-15 [...]

By | September 23rd, 2017|Comments Off on KPY USA Weekend Retreat

Forest Robe Offering

Please join us for the Forest Robe Offering Ceremony for the restoration of the Akaliko Women’s Center. 10:40 a.m. - Alms round 11:00 a.m. - Meal offering / Dhamma talk 12:15 p.m. - Paritta chanting by monks 12.45 p.m. - Forest Robe Offering Ceremony / Monks give blessing In 2015, San Fran Dhammaram Temple purchased [...]

By | August 20th, 2017|Comments Off on Forest Robe Offering