IBS Upcoming Prison Program International Bodhisattva Sangha (IBS) would like to express our gratitude to the kind assistance from all of you to helping with our prison program. The schedule for our upcoming trip is as follows: 10-6. North Kern SP (confirmed) 10-7 Wasco SP (confirmed) 10-8 Corcoran SATF (confirmed) 10-10 SALINAS Valley SP...Read more
Today I would like to introduce one of the former students of IBS Prison Sangha. His name is Christopher Wagner, one of the good Buddhist practitioners in the Iron Temple. After 17 years of his retreat in the Iron Temple, he is a free man again. He took three refuges and 5 precepts a long...
Life is different for everyone. We may be sharing the same planet but living in different worlds. What causes us to have all these different varieties of lives, looks, and even different feelings, perceptions and views towards all phenomena? I guess it’s all because of different...Read more
On Sunday, May 21, 2017 the Karuna Valley Sangha brothers gathered in the chapel meditation hall with Venerable Xian Zhong and Shirley Tam from International Bodhisattva Sangha (IBS) to celebrate the festival commemoration of Vesak together. This was a very auspicious occasion for us as we had...Read more