Gold Mountain Monastery - San Francisco, CA
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N 37° 47.609 W 122° 24.376
10S E 552273 N 4183067
Quick Description: In 1970 Gold Mountain Monastery, one of the first Chinese Buddhist temples in the United States was founded in San Francisco, and a Hundred Day Chan Session was begun.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 6/24/2009 5:58:50 PM
Waymark Code: WM6N7W
The Dharma Realm Buddhist Association (DRBA) is an international, non-profit Buddhist organization founded by the Venerable Master Hsuan Hua in 1959 to bring the orthodox teachings of the Buddha to the entire world. DRBA has branch monasteries in many countries and cities, including San Francisco, Los Angeles, Seattle, and Vancouver, as well as in Malaysia, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Australia.
Full name of the abbey/monastery/convent: Gold Mountain Sagely Monastery
800 Sacramento St
San Francisco, CA United States
Religious affiliation: Buddhist
Date founded/constructed: 1970
Web Site: [Web Link]
Status of Use: Acitvely Used
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