Events – Christmas Celebration and More

New Year Preaching Schedule

Holy Mountain Buddha Land


To realize the great mission of Health, Peace and Harmony, and liberate people from their afflicted karma, a “Compassionate Altar”, imparting the “One-Day-Zen” will be set up at the Holy Mountain Buddha Land by the eminent Holy Master Ziguang Shang Shi, striving to provide sentient beings a convenient and expeditious path towards the Pure Land of Buddha Worlds.


New Year Activities are as follows:


1) Christmas & New Year Celebration:

Date: December 24, 2017

Venue: Five World Buddhas Temple

Ticket: $10 (Each ticket holder will receive a souvenir)

Everyone is welcome.



2) New Year Fortune Blessing Ceremony



To cope with the worshiping wishes from attendees who have traveled from afar, a traditional New Year Incense Burning Ritual, with a following arrangement, will be offered on the first day of Chinese / Lunar New Year.


  • First round incense burning will be granted to 5 people;
  • Second round incense burning will be granted to 8 people;
  • Third round incense burning will be granted to 28 people;
  • All attendees can make their incense burning thereafter.


Spaces will run out quickly for this event. Please reserve your seat today.


3) “One-Day-Zen” classes:

Date & Time: January 1, 2018, and onwards from every Saturday, between 9 am to 11 am


Commencing from the new year of 2018, the Buddhist Preachers from Holy Mountain Buddha Land, will teach the “One-Day-Zen” classes for all ages across the globe. The class will help to eradicate different types of chronic diseases, such as heart disease and diabetes, with the employment of the Buddha Light blessing, mudra, and mantra. Furthering your study to an advanced level can achieve additional benefits of beauty, health, and longevity.



Please register at least 5 days before classes begin. A $10 donation is suggested.


4) Zen Preacher Training Program:
Duration: February 22, 2018 – March 13, 2018 (21 days)



With the compassionate intention of the Holy Master Ziguang Shang Shi, this program is offered to train those who are interested to become a Zen Preachers.  Become a Zen preacher will enable them to benefit all sentient beings by optimizing their fates for the purposes of good. The “Zen Preacher Achievement Dharma”, categorized within the genuine Guang Huan Mi Zong Great Perfection Supreme Esoteric Dharma, will be imparted during this program.


Prerequisites for application:


(1) Ages: 18 – 56 years old
Academic requirements: Associate degree and/or higher
(2) For those former students who had previously graduated from Buddhist Instructor Training Program(s) or Preacher Training Program(s), with a qualified certificate and has been justified by the GHMZ Administration Committee, may qualify for 50% off the normal cost of tuition.
(3) For the students of the GHMZ Buddhist Research Institute may enroll in this program at no cost.
(4) Applicants must submit their latest medical examination reports, taken within the last 12 months, certified by a clinic or hospital.
(5) Applicants should meet the requirements listed above.
(6) Applicants will need to be responsible for their daily expenses, including lodging, transportation, and meals.


Candidates are welcome to submit their application.


Guang Huan Mi Zong Holy Mountain Buddha Land is a sacred land for the assembly of Arhats and Bodhisattvas. It is a Holy Place for meditation and pilgrims. Attendees must dress decently, purify their mind, and behave responsibly at all times. They should obey all rules and regulations of the Temples.


Tel: (518) 853-1873


Dated: December 3, 2017


Board of Administration
Guang Huan Mi Zong

2017 Notice I — The Achievement Dharma Convention for Young and Middle-Aged

Guang Huan Mi Zong
2017 Notice I
The Achievement Dharma Program
for the Young and Middle-Aged &

The 48th GHMZ Buddhist Instructor Training Program &
Five-Day Health Dharma Meditation Classes & 
Holy Mountain Summer Camp



Class schedule:


1) The GHMZ Health Dharma Meditation Class (5 days)
– The teaching of “Wisdom Dharma”
Holy Mountain Summer Camp
– The teaching of “Triple-Heart Health Dharma”, and more.
Date: July 26 – 30, 2017
Venue: Holy Mountain of USA (contact us for detail address)
Ages: 9 – 22 years old
Class fee: $300


2) The Achievement Dharma Program for the Young and Middle-Aged
– Convey the “GHMZ Great Perfection Dharma”.
– Practitioners will be relieved from common symptoms of middle-aged health, have the quality of genes enhanced, be able to bring benefits to their descendants and the community, and will be able to help prosper their nation.
Date: August 1 – 11, 2017
Ages: 16-56 years old


3) The 48th GHMZ Buddhist Instructor Training Program
– Qualified students will confer with Instructor Certificates after going through a systematic training program and examination. Those with excellent scores will be recommended to teach in different countries, or remain at GHMZ headquarters.
(Those who fail the examination will be given a chance to attend the post-course training without cost, until they pass the examination.)
Date: August 12 – 31, 2017


1) Applicants between the ages of 23 to 56, with good health conditions, a deep foundation of wisdom to cultivate themselves and attain enlightenment, and a dedicated heart, will be accepted with priority after examination.
2) Those who have attended the instructor training classes and instructors with certificates, or those who have attended the Achievement Dharma Convention for the Young and Middle-Aged, may enroll directly. They are entitled to 50% off of the course fee upon status review and approval by the administrative office.
3) Those who have learned the Advanced Level III Class can attend this training program free of charge.
*Food and lodging is $40 per day for those who attend this class.




1) Applicants who intend to join the class must be free of commitments during the course, and have prior approval from his/her family.

2) Applicants shall provide a recent medical record within 6 months, academic diplomas or certificates, and 4 passport photos (2” x 2”).

3) The applicants must submit their applications 10 days before the class/program begins. Only those with official approval will be permitted in class.

4) Registration Address:
PEACE HALL of the Holy Mountain Buddha Land
17 Liberty Street, Amsterdam, NY 12010, USA

5) We encourage all attendees to travel light, with a maximum 2 baggage.

6) Guang Huan Mi Zong Holy Mountain Buddha Land is a sacred land for the assembly of Arhats, Bodhisattvas. It is a Holy Place for meditation and pilgrims. Attendees must dress to be presentable at all times and obey all rules and regulations of the Temples.

7) Students are responsible for their own lodging, meals, and travel expenses.


For inquiries, please contact:
1 (518) 853-1873


Dated: June 21, 2017
Board of Events for Guang Huan Mi Zong