Online Classes


Drop-in and Online Classes

  • Classes are suitable for beginners or experienced practitioners.
  • We host several retreats every year. View our upcoming meditation and recitation retreats.
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We are currently offering all our Extension classes online-only.

Shurangama Mantra Review led by Bhikshuni Heng Chih
Tues 4:15-5:45pm PST

Buddhism for the Modern Mind led by Doug Powers
Wed 7:45-9:00 PM PST

Avatamsaka Sutra Class led by Dr. Martin Verhoeven​
Fri 7:30-9:00 PM PST

Avatamsaka Sutra Lecture led by Reverend Heng Sure
Sat 7:30-9:30 PM PST

The following resources are not directly affiliated with DRBU:
Virtual Vihara: Dharma Tools for Uncertain Times
Online schedule for Dharma Realm Buddhist Association branch monasteries

Completion of drop-in classes does not confer any formal academic or vocational degree of certificate. Completion of any course in the program does not confer any transferable unit. Please refer to DRBU's Academic website for information about DRBU's academic programs.