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FGSFamily Group Sheet (ancestry)
FGSFederation of Genealogical Societies
FGSFree Ground Shipping
FGSFlick Gocke Schaumburg (German law firm)
FGSFo Guang Shan
FGSFlorida Geological Survey
FGSFine Guidance Sensor
FGSFor God's Sake
FGSFor Goodness Sake
FGSFellow of the Geological Society (Geological Society of London)
FGSFlight Guidance System
FGSFine Granularity Scalability
FGSFine Granular Scalability
FGSFoundation for Global Sustainability (Knoxville, TN)
FGSFull Genome Sequence (biology)
FGSFinal Governing Standards
FGSFemale Genital Surgery
FGSFlorida Genealogical Society
FGSFG Syndrome
FGSFrance Gardiennage Sécurité (French: French Security Guarding)
FGSFine Guidance System
FGSFederal German Ship (German Navy)
FGSFructose Glucose Syrup
FGSForum Genevois de la Sécurité (French: Geneva Security Forum; Switzerland)
FGSFree Gaming System
FGSFinished Goods Series (inventory planning software)
FGSFacchina Global Services (La Plata, MD)
FGSFeature Generalization Services
FGSFine Grained Siliceous
FGSFast Gibbs Sampler
FGSFree Grace Seminary
FGSFlorida Gourd Society
FGSFlorida Geological Service
FGSFile Guide System
FGSFire and Gas Safety System
FGSForeign Ground Station
FGSFlooding Gateway Selection (wireless mobile networking)
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I shared what I had read about the founder of Fo Guang Shan, Ven.
A much better recognized ordination came in 1998 when Fo Guang Shan organized an international ordination for bhikkhunis in Bodh Gaya in 1998.
Fo Guang Shan, the big international Chinese Buddhist monastic order and new religious movement based in Taiwan, has its headquarters located in Dashu District, Kaohsiung, which is the largest Buddhist monastery in Taiwan.
Fo Guang Shan has dozens of branches, temples, and humanitarian chapters scattered throughout the world; their membership numbers in the tens of thousands - if not more.
Acting as a Theravada Buddhist Coordinator for my Monastery, I have the opportunity to be in contact and usually visit the Theravadin nuns in Sri Lanka, India, and Nepal whom Fo Guang Shan has given the bhikkhuni ordination to have a better understanding of their situation.
Fo Guang Shan Monastery in southern Taiwan's Kaohsiung City has offered to help with the reconstruction of Notre Dame in 'numerous ways,' according to Central News Agency.
There are several Fo Guang Shan (which means 'Buddha's Light Mountain') temples in the Philippines, with the first located in Cebu City and the main branch temple in Manila.
This historic ordination was organized by Fo Guang Shan, they have greatly invested to make sure that the lineage was correct and continue to prosper.
11, Hsing Yun, the founder of the Chinese Buddhist order Fo Guang Shan, pointed out that he was born in China and has lived in Taiwan since 1949.
Most impressive was the Fo Guang Shan Buddha Temple with its giant standing Buddha and 7,200 Buddhas.
In 1998, when Fo Guang Shan organized an international ordination in Bodh Gaya with a co-operation from senior Sri Lankan monks.
There was also someone supplying Fo Guang Shan Buddhist temple with vegetarian mooncakes, but I wasn't able to check this year.