County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health gave a Health Officer Order on March 16, asked those who are experiencing symptoms of respiratory illness, including fever or cough to refrain from go to public venue and gathering. Also, everyone should keep a distance of at least 6 feet from others.      

Elevator is a confined space, thus each ride should only have a max. of three people. Thanks for your cooperation.

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Temporarily Closed

Dear friends,

In order to prevent the spread of coronavirus, we are temporarily closed until further notice.

All Dharma Services (including Sunday Services and the Great Compassion Repentance Service etc.) and classes will be conducted online.

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation!


Fo Guang Shan Hsi Lai Temple

        Online Class

Core Teachings — Beginner's Buddhism Class
The most essential aspects of Buddhist wisdom
3/1-6/28, 10:50am-12:00pm, Online Class

The Great Compassion Repentance

Friday, 4/10, 7:30pm , Online
Saturday, 4/11, 2:00pm , Online

English Buddhist Service
English-language chanting and sutra recitation...
Sunday, 3/1-6/28, Online Service

Encyclopedia of Buddhist Arts
The first comprehensive compilation of
Buddhist art from around the world

Hsi Lai Temple Sunday Dharam Service
Online Dharma Service...
Sunday, 3/29, 10:00am, Online

Hsi Lai Library
Currently, there are nearly 10,000 books including Chinese and English books...Closed

Hsi Lai Buddhist Retreat
Introduces Buddhism as both a teaching...

Veggie Plan A
Be Veg! Go Green...
Immediate Endorsement

Free Health Fair

Physical Screening, Blood Pressure...
4/19, 10:00am-2:30pm,   Cancelled

Buddha's Light Youth Symphony Orchestra
It was formed in 1993 with the ideal of...
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Five Precepts & Triple Gem Refuge Ceremony

Receiving the Five Precepts and upholding...
4/25, 10:00am,   Cancelled

Convalescent Home Visit
From the Community, Applied to the...
Sunday, 4/12, 9am, Cancelled

Meditation Class
Practice which unifies both body and mind....
3/1-6/28, 3:30-4:30pm, Cancelled

Buddha's Light Hsi Lai School Program
Experienced teachers to BLHLS...

Sutra Studies Buddhism Class
Diamond Sutra...
3/29-4/19, 2:50pm-3:50pm, Postpone

Buddha's Light Publications, USA
We are Buddha’s Light Publications
We offer a wide range of books for

Yoga Class
This class will practice a variety of poses...
9:30am-10:30am, Cancelled

F.G.S. International Translation Center
Dedicated to translating and distributing...
quality translations of classical Buddhist

Hsi Lai Event Email Subscription
If you are interested in receiving Fo Guang
Shan Hsi Lai Temple's upcoming events

Dharma School for Kids
Dharma School for Kids is about creating
3/1-6/28, Cancelled

Dharma School for Youths
The class focuses on helping students develop...
3/1-6/28, Cancelled