Count your blessings, cherish them and sow more blessings. Tzu Chi will hold a winter distribution event for Campfire Survivors Some of the items
Teachers, students, graduates, alumni and parents alike participate in the Tzu Chi Academy Cupertino 20th anniversary celebration. Photo by Andy Chiang Translated by Diana
On the evening of October 20, ten tornadoes tore through Northern Texas leaving nearby residential areas in ruins and costing an estimated $2 billion in losses for the state. The suburb of Richardson, where Tzu Chi Dallas Branch is located, was one of the hardest-hit areas. Immediately after the tornadoes struck, volunteers conducted assessments in impacted areas.
All Buddhists are fundamentally disciples of the Buddha. In scriptures, it is said that the Buddha also gave teachings beyond our human realm here in Samsara, where different forms of engagement may apply, but for us, as human beings here on Earth, our discipleship can be classified into two categories – as monastic or lay followers.
The Saddleridge Fire that ravaged the San Fernando Valley spread rapidly, burning nearly nearly 8,800 acres this past month. After mandatory evacuation orders in the San Fernando Valley were lifted, many were still unable to return home due to the unhealthy air conditions.