A wonderful movie was made by about the history and future of MABA. It was screened during our 23rd Anniversary celebration. It was filmed and edited by MABA member Janine Parziale. You can view it by clicking on this link http://www.maba.live/2018/03/documentary-for-mabas-23rd-anniversary.html
Beginners Retreat at MABA Saturday, April 21, 2018, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Mid-America Buddhist Association Monastery via Hwy. 94 and Schindler Rd. – a secluded and tranquil setting Augusta, MO (35 minutes from Chesterfield) www.maba-usa.org for directions and information Mindfulness of the Breath and the Body This retreat is especially designed for beginners but is alsoMore ›
New Sunday Schedules 2018 at MABA March 1, 2018 through Nov 30, 2018 (MABA is closed on May 20. Vesak Day celebration at Fo Guang Shan) 9:30-10:15AM: Meditation Instruction in Sati 101 in Blue Lotus House OR 10:00-10:30AM: Sitting Meditation in Chan Hall 10:30-10:40AM: Walking Meditation in Chan Hall 10:40-11:30: Dharma Talk More ›
There will be no Sunday Service on Sunday 2/11/2018 due to icy road and unsafe travel conditions. Please be safe! Happy Chinese New Year!
There will be no Sunday Service on Sunday 1/7/2018 due to icy winter mix and unsafe travel conditions. Please be safe! Happy New Year!
MABA will be closed on Sunday, Dec 24 due to snow forecast. Please stay home and be safe! Have a peaceful, and joyful Christmas holidays!
Dear Dharma Friends: Wishing you a peaceful holiday season and an auspicious New Year. First of all, I welcome you to contact MABA at any time, make a trip to the Midwest region, to visit and stay with us at the monastery, to interact with us, as well as to learn some Buddhist teachings. YouMore ›