Sacramento, Jan. 08th, 2020Invitation
Dear Venerable Sangha, fellow Buddhist laypersons, and colleagues
Dear our beloved Vietnamese, dear friends, and members of the Vietnamese Buddhist Youth Associations
Ladies and Gentlemen,
In order to create an opportunity for all of us to interact, learn, and discuss the work of sharing Buddhism through education, literature and arts, and the introduction of Vietnamese Buddhist publishers as well as a new book-signing event, a special gathering titled, "Presencing for Each Other 6", will be held at the Phổ Từ Compassion Mediation Center, from 1:30PM - 6:00PM on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020.
The gathering consists of the following activities:1. Book Fair: book exhibitions 2. Introducing Vietnamese Buddhist publishers in California
and as well as books released by Lotus Media, Inc., Bodhi Media, Hương Tích Phật Việt, Hoa Đàm, etc... including those by Thầy Thích Nhất Hạnh, Thích Tuệ Sỹ, Thầy Như Điển, Thầy Từ Lực, Thích Hạnh Viên, Thầy Nguyên Tạng, Thầy Thiện Long (Hàn Long Ẩn), cư sĩ Thiện Quả, Nguyên Giác, Nguyên Minh, Như Hùng, Vĩnh Hảo, Trần Kiêm Đoàn, Trần Trung Đạo, Nguyễn Hoàng Lãng Du, Tâm Thường Định, v.v…
3. Sharing experiences about bringing mindfulness and Dharma to others
4. Mindfulness practices will be shared and practiced in this gathering
We humbly request your presence. We hope that all of you can join us in this meaningful gathering, including all members of the youth groups, in order to spend some quality time in the “Presence for Each Other".
Your presence is an honor and motivation for all of us in the warming spirit of the Dharma. Any question and/or support financially to buy books, please contact/Paypal at email@example.com or Venmo @PheBach.
Respectfully yours, On behalf of the organizing committee Phe Bach and Scottie Nguyen
1:00 PM - 1:30PM --- Tiếp đón / Greetings
1:30 PM - 2:45PM --- Triển lãm sách / Book tours
2:45 PM - 3:15PM --- Giới thiệu và những phút lắng lòng / Introduction and practice of mindfulness
3:15 PM - 4:00PM --- Giới thiệu các nhà xuất bản Phật giáo Việt Nam tại California. / Introduction of Vietnamese Buddhist
4:00 PM - 4:15PM --- Giải lao / Break
4:15 PM - 5:30PM --- Presenting Mindfulness and Discussion.
5:30 PM - 6:00PM --- Giao lưu và ký tặng sách / Book signing
6:00PM --- Hoàn mãn / Let it be.
This program is sponsored and supported by the following organizations:
1. Chùa Kim Quang; Chùa Phổ Từ; Chùa Thiên Trúc,
2. BHD GĐPT Hoa Kỳ và đơn vị GĐPT Thiện Tâm
3. Việt Báo, Thư Viện Hoa Sen / Viet Ananda Foundation
4. Liên Phật Hội, Bodhi Media, Asian World Media
5. Viet Cali Today; Nguyệt San Chánh Pháp
6. Bodhi M. Foundation; Thao Bach Foundation
7. Simplified Builders; C. Mindfulness LLC