Hsi Lai

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City Of Ten Thousand Buddhas - Largest Temple in The Western Hemisphere
... Another temple known as Hsi Lai Temple, located in Hacienda Heights, a city in Southern California, has claimed since 1988 that they are the largest Buddhist temple in the western hemisphere ... acres (1.97 km2) of property as compared to Hsi Lai Temples' 15 acres (61,000 m2), but rather than a temple complex as is Hsi Lai Temple, the City of Ten Thousand Buddhas is more of an entire community with ...
Buddhism In The United States - Contemporary Immigrant Buddhism - Taiwanese Buddhism
... Another US Buddhist institution is Hsi Lai Temple in Hacienda Heights, California ... Hsi Lai is the American headquarters of Fo Guang Shan, a modern Buddhist group in Taiwan ... Hsi Lai was built in 1988 at a cost of $10 million and is often described as the largest Buddhist temple in the Western hemisphere ...
Hsi Lai Temple - Dharma Services - Larger Ceremonies and Rites
... A popular service at Hsi Lai, it involves the recitation of the Great Compassion Mantra, elaborate bowing, offering, and circumbulations ... Celebration of the Buddha's Birthday held in and outside Hsi Lai, and is hosted by other temples in Southern California ... Hsi Lai has only held this ceremony three times, once in 1988 to celebrate the temple's opening, again in 2000 to celebrate the millennium, and once more in 2008 to celebrate ...

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