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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.