Dharma Drum Singapore

Uplift the character of humanity & build a pure land on Earth






Our centre will be closed from March to May, all internal or external events will temporarily cease. Currently we are in the midst of planning for online group practices and courses, please visit our website or follow us on Facebook for latest updates.
We will adjust our events with reference to the authority COVID-19 DORSCON level.
Sorry for any inconvenience incurred.
Thank you
Dharma Drum Singapore







In view of the latest development of the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019 n-CoV) situation, to uphold general public‘s health and safety, Dharma Drum Singapore has decided to temporarily stop most of our activities (including religious assembly, classes, talks and group practices) with immediate effect until End February 2020. Please refer to details in the table appended.

Let us vow to practise diligently during this challenging period and dedicate the merits generated to the deceased & pray for their good rebirth in 净土 (Pure Land).

May all sentient beings remain calm both in body and mind. Let us chant NaMoGuanShiYin PuSa often and strive to build a pure land on Earth.

1. With immediate effect until End February, Dharma Drum Singapore events‘ status as follows: 

活动类别 活动名称 备注
法会 a) 新春普佛法会
b) 法鼓传灯法会
c) 2020法鼓山菩萨戒
活动 「禅心默照」禅修讲座 请点击 线上直播(Facebook)14 Feb 7pm
课程 a) 儿童故事花园(2月份课程)
b) 乐活悅曲初级班
c) 茶禅主人培训
a) 取消
b) 取消
c) 照常
共修 禅坐、念佛、菩萨戒诵戒会、生命关怀练习、钞经、经典共修、各项读书会等 暂停
共修 晚课 不对外开放

2. We will not offer food and drink.

3. The centre and office opening hours will be 9am to 5pm.

You may like to register your interest with Gov.sg for the latest update of the 2019 novel coronavirus.

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Dharma Drum Singapore

About Us

Dharma Drum Singapore was set up by a group of Buddhists who were determined in propagating orthodox Buddhist dharma. Working together as one, we strive towards our common vision – "Uplift the character of humanity and build a pure land on Earth".

We were originally located at Arcadia Garden. Since then we have shifted a total of seven times:

  1. Year 1996 at Arcadia Garden;
  2. Year 1997 at Balmoral Plaza;
  3. Year 1998 to 2002 at Pearl’s Centre;
  4. Year 2003 to 2004 at Apollo Centre;
  5. Year 2005 to 2006 at Lam Ann Building;
  6. Year 2007 to 2013 at 100A Duxton Road;
  7. 13 April 2013 moved to 龙泉寺@38 Carpmael Road;
  8. 26 Feb 2017 all items were kept in warehouse, office was temporary relocated to Pek Chuan Building from 29 March 2017 to 31 May 2018;
  9. 1 June 2018 currently at #06-01 Ace Building.

Currently we have 10 members in our executive committee, together with our core volunteers, actively organizing activities and upholding the Dharma Drum Mountain spirit.

Our common interests groups include Chan Meditation group, Chanting group, Education group, Shrine Hall group, Reception group, Life Care group, Kitchen group, Environmental & Maintenance group and several other smaller groups under the main Volunteer group. We strive to propagate Buddhism through Dharma Drum Mountain’s Three Fold Education – Extensive Academic Education, Extensive Public Buddhist Education and Extensive Social Care Education, by organizing weekly and major events throughout the year.

Dharma Drum Singapore upholds the Dharma Drum Mountain spirit and practices the vision, spirit, principles and methods taught by DDM founder, Master Sheng Yen.

We are devoted to continue the propagation of Chan Buddhism to every part of the world, dedicating oneself to accomplish a greater good for the benefits of all sentient beings.