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Bright Dawn Center of Oneness Buddhism


Universal teachings for everyday living.


The BRIGHT DAWN offers free, downloadable resources for individual spiritual practice. Feel free to use these programs and materials for your personal use. (Any other use requires written permission) If you find the material helpful, we would appreciate you giving us feedback regarding your use of the material and the sharing of any interesting experiences.

• A non-residential 80-week study program doing assigned readings, writing reports and participating in a group conference call every Sunday evening with fellow participants from around the country.



Daily Dharma -- A program to deepen individual spirituality and help establish an everyday practice

• Daily Dharma Program (PDF)

• Program Outline (PDF)

• 21-Day Agreement (PDF)

• SPOT (Special Place of Tranquility) (PDF)

• Everyday Gassho (PDF)

• Why Gassho? (PDF)

• Five Daily Life Guidelines (PDF)


Home Religious Service

• Home Religious Service (PDF)

Telephone TiSarana -- Buddhist Confirmation

• Telephone TiSarana (PDF)

• Questions and Answers (PDF)

Guidelines for Personalizing Spiritual Retreats

• Spiritual Retreat Instructions (PDF)

Daily Dharma Online

Dial-the-Dharma is now digital and completely available online.  A new , 1-3 minute short mini-Dharma message from either Rev. Gyomay Kubose or Rev. Koyo Kubose will be made available each day.  You can also listen via the Podbean App on your devices.


Family Dharma Resources

• Suggested books on parenting and non-violent communication

Lay Ministry Study Program