Humanistic Buddhism: Practise in Actions

Thu, July 9 - 8:00pm to 9:00pm

Only a Great Rain–Guided Buddhist Meditation

Sat, July 4 - 9:30am to 10:30am

Online Oasis Study Group

Sat, July 4 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Light Offering Dharma Service

Sun, July 5 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

Why do Monastics shave their hair?

Monastics need to renounce all the mundane desires and longing, in order to more readily achieve purity, be free from delusions, remove hindrances and enter the way of practice.  Once they shave their hair they can easily be distinguished from those who have not joined the Sangha.