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2019
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With the number of single mature women on the rise, people wonder when they will get married. Is there a way to get married sooner? Find out more by watching Grandmaster JinBodhi’s teaching.
The recent viral outbreak has made everyone fearful and filled with unease. Let us make light offerings, chant and seek blessings for all living beings in the world! May universal love dissipate the animosity in the world; May the auspicious light from the Buddha dispel the gloominess of the outbreak; May all humans be protected from all diseases and calamities! May the world be enveloped in peac…
All children want a mobile phone. Parents find it difficult to cope with this demand. Parents understand that children need a mobile phone for their studies and social networking, but what if they obsess over it? Should children be given a mobile phone? Listen to the advice of Grandmaster JinBodhi.
2018
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North America Celebrates Bodhi Meditation Day Compilation by Dan Huan   On August 3, 1991 Grandmaster JinBodhi lefthis solitary retreat after about 20 years ofintensive practice to begin his public dharma teaching. This date is a joyous one for Bodhi Meditation’s practitioners worldwide, as they celebrate the anniversary of Grandmaster JinBodhi’s compassionate journey of helping all s…
Most people think of glutinous rice balls when we mention winter solstice. Not only does a hot bowl of glutinous rice balls warm our stomach, it warms our hearts too. Have you taken your bowl of delicious glutinous rice balls this winter solstice? It is common to find commercially packaged glutinous rice balls in the market nowadays, which is really convenient for the busy working adults. However…
Let me present to you the “Himalayan Cold Noodles” which is especially suitable for consumption in the cold seasons of autumn and winter! As we enter the season of winter, the temperature begins to drop and the air turns colder. Today, I would like to introduce a dish of my creation which I feel is especially suitable for consumption in this weather – the “Himalayan Cold N…
2017
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A true story of a female practitioner, she and her in-laws were not in contact for 17 years. After she started meditation, she miraculously mended her relationship with them and this became a much-talked-about topic among neighbors. She said, “I stayed with my in-laws initially, but my mother-in-law was over bearing and too selfish. She wanted me to listen to her. If I don’t, she would act up and…
As a popular Chinese saying goes: 「A bitter medicine cures the disease. Honest advice may be unpleasant for the ears but they are beneficial to our general well-being.」 Humans love to listen to nice words and eat tasty food. The moment they hear honest opinions about their flaws, they get angry and may even have the urge to beat the other person up. As a result when people see you, they will on…
–The Advanced Level Retreat Conducted by Grandmaster JinBodhi at Milpitas (Bailian) Bodhi Meditation Center in the San Francisco Bay Area in the USA.   Dry and hot Bay Area weather finally ushered in the first rain after autumn. In this October of golden autumn, the maple leaves glowed a red hue. The leaves of vegetation were falling and returning to Nature to nourish the land. For day…
2016
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30 Oct 2016 marked the birthday of the Medicine Buddha of the Eastern Pure Land. On this auspicious day, Singapore Bodhi Meditation Center celebrated this annual event – Ceremony of Blessing on the birth of the Medicine Buddha. Grandmaster JinBodhi, founder of Bodhi Meditation, was present at the event and shared some lively and interesting short stories on how to elevate the realm of self-…
Wishing you a Happy New Year! May you and your family have an auspicious year ahead and be blessed with good health, happiness, and longevity!… Everything is renewed for the New Year. To ensure a good harvest in the year ahead, there are a few points to note here for your reference. First, take action once you have thought through it. Second, find the right goal in life, with the right int…
[ Why Do We Chant? ] A disciple once related an incident:… When he was a child, he could not answer a question in his homework. He has to fill in the words of a Chinese expression “ 一 ( ? )”. He asked his dad, to which he replied, “一元復始, 萬象更新”. His father explained it means “Everything starts afresh in a new year.” He also said it is important to chant on the first day of the …
2015
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Invisible Network Affectionate Compassion Countless Lights Wholehearted Offerings In September 2015, Grandmaster JinBodhi conducted a lamp-offering event in Taiwan. A sea of lights, entrusted with Grandmaster JinBodhi’s infinite compassion, carries prayers of immeasurable good fortune and brightness to all.
Nurturing Our Children On 10th October 2015, at the end of the Webcast Teaching, Grandmaster JinBodhi raised a question for everybody to contemplate: If your house is on fire and all your family members are in there, what would you grab to escape with you? Jewelry, cash, furniture, others? Give your answer by clicking here  
In December 2015, at the enthusiastic invitation of Korean Bodhi Meditation practitioners, Grandmaster JinBodhi arrived at the Busan Haeundae Bodhi Meditation Center to share the benefits of practicing Energy Bagua. He did a live demonstration of Energy Bagua and explained the essential keys to practicing well. His presence brought warmth and happiness to all the practitioners on that cold winter…
2013
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Compassionate Love, Impassioned Teachings… Third Level Bodhi Meditation Retreat in Vancouver, Canada December 2012 – January 2013 Students from many countries and all walks of life listened avidly to Grandmaster JinBodhi’s teachings. Grandmaster JinBodhi delved into the past and present, speaking with vividness and humour. Many students were heard commenting, ‘It’s a pleasure to be l…
2012
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Compassionate Love, Impassioned Teachings… Third Level Bodhi Meditation Retreat in Vancouver, Canada December 2012 – January 2013 Students from many countries and all walks of life listened avidly to Grandmaster JinBodhi’s teachings. Grandmaster JinBodhi delved into the past and present, speaking with vividness and humour. Many students were heard commenting, ‘It’s a pleasure to be l…