Ven. Miao Hsi and Ven. Man Ching were invited to the Rosemead Buddhist Monastery for the celebration of Bhante Chao Chu's 50th anniversary of his ordination as well as the 26th anniversary of the temple. About 60 monks, nuns, and lay members participated in the event.
Bhante Chao Chu is the Buddhist convener for the Buddhist-Catholic Dialogue of which Fo Guang Shan Hsi Lai Temple is an active member. He is always been committed to promoting interfaith dialogue and exchanges in the Los Angeles region. Bhante Chao Chu is also involved in charity work for the needy in Sri Lanka and other educational endeavors in propagating the Buddha’s teachings.