About the UBA

The University Buddhist Association of UCLA is an organization of students, faculty, and community members who come together to learn about and practice Buddhism. We're a non-sectarian Buddhist group that welcomes all Buddhists and non-Buddhist of all faiths and traditions.

If you're interested in learning more about the UCLA Buddhist community, please come to our meetings.

When: Every Tuesday, 5:30 - 7:00pm
Where: University Catholic Center
633 Gayley Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90024

If you have any questions, please contact us at uba.ucla.online@gmail.com.
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Monday, September 22, 2008

Buddhism around LA

Here are some pictures of places I've noticed Buddhism randomly appear. It's interesting to see how Buddhist terms and icons are among us, though many times not in the proper religious sense.

This is a menu from "Socko's Subs". The #7 sub is called the "Dharma Bum: Our fantastic hummus sandwiched between cheddar & provologne cheese garnished with lettuce, tomato, cucumber, mayo & sprouts. Dharma Bum? I guess so...

Here's some soap products from a soap store called "Lush" on Third Street Promenade. It's called the Karma fragrance, with "the fragrance of pure, innocent orange and worldy mysticism of an eastern spice market."

Here's an Asian restaurant called Buddha's Belly...kinda cute