With spring blossoms or autumn moon,
summer breeze or winter snow,
We can always enjoy our time if we allow ourselves to be free from sorrow.
If you are a non-Chinese enthusiast or speaker, if you like traditional Chinese culture and expect to get connected with Buddhism, we sincerely invite you to take part in the “Impression • Longquan” Multilingual Dharma Assembly (Branch venues in English, Italian, etc. are available.) from April 30th to May 1st, 2016.
Experiencing morning bells and evening drums, morning and evening chanting in English and working at the organic farm, you will feel serenity and peace of this millennium monastery from walking, resting, sitting and sleeping ….
Welcome to join us. We hope to share our bliss and seed favorable conditions with you.
I. Time：April 30th - May 1st, 2016
II. Location：Beijing Longquan Monastery, No. 27 Longquansi Road, Haidian District, Beijing
III. Recruiting object and number: All foreign-language enthusiasts and speakers, 60 persons
IV. Registration Deadline: 24:00 on April 28th, 2016
V. Registration Methods：
1. Log onto the website http://forum.lqzs.org/.
2. Short message: edit a message “your name + gender + native language + cellphone number + whether you will take refuge or not + time and date of arrival + time and date of departure + days of stay” (for example: Zhang San + male + 150** + English + yes + 7 p.m. April 29 + 5 p.m. May 1 + 2 days) and send it to the cell phone 15901227229 (Mr. Liu).
3. Email: edit an email “your name + gender + native language + cellphone number + whether you will take refuge or not + time and date of arrival + time and date of departure + days of stay” (for example: Zhang San + male + 150** + English + yes + 7 p.m. April 29 + 5 p.m. May 1 + 2 days) and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
4. Contact: 010-62409092 ext. 212 (Multi-lingual Dharma Assembly Office).
1.Bring along the Refuge Certificate of Longquan Monastery if you have one.
2.Bring your own water bottle, toiletry, clothes for keeping warm. (Temperature on the mountain is slightly lower than that in downtown.) We’ll appreciate it if you carry a watch and Haiqing (a robe for laypeople, if you have one).
3.There are limited beds in the Monastery during Dharma assemblies. We may stay at farm houses for the nights.
4.Bring along your ID card or passport to get registered for accommodation.
5.During the sutra chanting in multi languages, it’s better for you to participate in one language group that you can communicate.
6.To ensure your health and others, participants need to be free of infectious and mental diseases. Those who have a history of acute diseases like hypertension and heart disease should report to the manager of assembly security in advance. It will be on your own account if you hide your history of acute diseases.
7.Travel Route: Take Metro Line 4 to Beigongmen Stop and exit A1, and then bus No. 346 to the terminal, Fenghuangling. You will find Longquan Monastery inside the Fenghuangling Nature Park.
Multi-lingual Dharma Assembly, Beijing Longquan Monastery Translation Center