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When is the Fo Guang Buddhist Monastic Retreat?

Summer in Taiwan

The Retreat will take place in the summer of 2018, from July 7th 6am to August Aug 3rd 10am, 28 days in total.

Summers in southern Taiwan are tropical hot and wet, with typhoons common in late summer. The Retreat will provide a uniform appropriate for both the climate and also the modest monastic environment.

Students should themselves prepare appropriate footwear, personal hygiene products, mosquito repellent and so forth for their stay.