Monthly Archives: January 2017

Fo Guang Shan Cloud and Water Mobile Libraries

In carrying out the objective of “Propagating Dharma through Culture” and “Fostering Talents through Education,” Venerable Master Hsing Yun established the Fo Guang Shan Foundation for Buddhist Culture and Education in 1988 using funds collected from the alms round which … Continue reading

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Ensuring environment sustainability

The earth is where all living beings rely on to survive and also the common home of humanity. Over time and technological advancements the natural environment has suffered considerable harm, reaching the point where living conditions for people are seriously … Continue reading

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Eradicating extreme poverty and hunger

Since its founding in 1991, BLIA members worldwide has spared no effort in caring for the underprivileged in the spirit of “unconditional compassion and loving-kindness.” The various programs BLIA chapters have conducted and participated in aim to alleviate the survival … Continue reading

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Achieving universal primary education

“Under the Big Tree” – BLIA World Headquarters Honorary President, Venerable Master Hsing Yun believes that educating children who cannot go to school is far more important than giving them money. Hence, BLIA established the “Seeds of Hope Project” to … Continue reading

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