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Come One, Come All to San Fernando Valley Hongwanji Buddhist Temple Obon

The Rafu Shimpo, June 17, 2016

Los Angeles, CA (USA) -- It is one of the largest and longest-running festivals of its kind in the San Fernando, Santa Clarita, Conejo, and Antelope valleys. It was started by the Nisei, is being carried on by the Sansei, and enjoyed by the Yonsei and Gosei.


Little Saigon residents say they feel a connection with the Dalai Lama, who will visit new Buddhist temple

By DEEPA BHARATH, OC Register, June 11, 2016

Orange County, CA (USA) -- The 14th Dalai Lama – spiritual leader to hundreds of millions of Buddhists, political power player, an all-around Lama of the people – is probably the world’s most famous refugee.


Buddhist monastery in Redwood Valley marks 20th anniversary

By Karen Rifkin, The Ukiah Daily Journal, May 10, 2016

Redwood Valley, California (USA) -- In English, Abhayagiri means Fearless Mountain, serving as a refuge where one can be free from fear, knowing that the land and the community practice harmlessness, honesty and respect. The Buddha spoke of the gift of fearlessness as one of the greatest gifts we can give each other.


Buddhism Scholar Wins Grant to Study in Mongolia

By Bettye Miller, UCR Today, March 2, 2016

Social Science Research Council grant to Matthew King will fund study of exchanges between Buddhist monks and Euro-Russian intellectuals

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (USA) -- Early in the 20th century Buddhist monastics in Mongolia and Tibet engaged with European and Slavic intellectuals, exchanges that reframed the study of Buddhism and Inner Asia and continue to influence scholars today.


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