“Lifting the Pestle onto the Platform” Reported by Numerous News Media

In the Great Hall of Shakyamuni Buddha at the Holy Miracles Temple, a Dharma Assembly about the true realization power of Buddha Dharma was held: The Exam of Lifting the Pestle onto the Platform. The purpose is to examine how much the true realization power of Buddhist cultivators learning from Buddha to cultivate themselves has changed the physical conditions of their bodies. Unexpectedly, this Exam inadvertently required the involvement by H.H. Dorje Chang Buddha III, who was compelled and could not decline the request to resolve a difficult situation. … More “Lifting the Pestle onto the Platform” Reported by Numerous News Media

Dharma Master Tonghui

Venerable Dharma Teacher Tonghui (1922-2013) is the Abbot of the Longju Temple made famous by Jiangxi Mazu. He is a close disciple of H.H. Dorje Chang Buddha III’s from whom he learned and practiced dharma. He was also called Elder Monk Tonghui. He had transcended the ordinary and entered the state of holiness a long time ago. His status is that of a holy monk. … More Dharma Master Tonghui