Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.

Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.

by Gautama Buddha

The International Hua-Yan Buddhist Federation exists to be a reliable role in educating, cultivating and supporting anyone -who is looking for mindful peace through Buddhist philosophical teaching, guided meditation, and daily Buddhist principle contemplation. The International Hua-Yan Buddhist Federation strives to become everyone’s inter-house of peace; is devoted to preserve and spread Buddhism worldwidely  by creating opportunities to listen, reflect, meditate, and actualize the  teachings of the Buddha.

Inspired by an attitude of universal responsibility and service, The International Hua-Yan Buddhist Federation provides integrated education through which people’s minds and hearts can be transformed into their highest potential  of wisdom and compassion for the benefits of others.