Month: December 2016

Children’s Program at Deer Park Monastery (2017)

Dear Parents and Children, On the 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month, after walking meditation, the community listens to a dharma talk followed by either the 5 or 14 Mindfulness Trainings Recitation. On these days, we offer a children’s program for children aged 6-12 so that parents may fully participate in the activities. However, […]

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No Buses on Lunar New Year 2017 Pilgrimage

(English below) Ngày 20.12.2016 Nam Mô Đức Bổn Sư Bụt Thích Ca Mâu Ni. Kính bạch chư Tôn Đức Tăng Ni. Kính thưa chư cư sĩ Phật tử của Bổn tự. Cũng như mọi năm cứ vào Mùa Đông hai chúng Xuất sĩ Tăng Ni chúng con tại Tu viện Lộc Uyển, Escondido, California đều […]

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Sunday Dharma Talks during Winter Retreat

The Monastic Dharma Teachers of Deer Park are offering talks each Sunday under the theme: Nurturing our Roots, Strengthening our Branches – essentials of Plum Village Practice. The three characteristics of Plum Village Practice: continuous practice, present moment and dwelling happily, will also guide the teaching. This list of Dharma Talks is subject to change, […]

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Young Brother – Brother Chân Pháp Đệ

Adrian Aloysius Stier, born May 8, 1935, in Grand Meadow, to Alvin and Marcella Stier, died Aug. 4, 2016, in Escondido, California where he was a resident at Deer Park Monastery. As a monastic, he was known as Brother Chân Pháp Đệ or “Young Brother.” During his lifetime, Br. Pháp Đệ was a Catholic priest, a stock […]

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