Welcome to Aryaloka!

Aryaloka is a place dedicated to the study and practice of Buddhism. We are part of the Triratna Buddhist Community - an international network of public centers, communities and projects. Our mission is to create the best possible conditions in which to explore and practice the Buddhist path. We study and practice meditation and Buddhadharma in a spiritual community based on the ideals of compassion, generosity, and awareness.

Below you'll find information about featured and upcoming events, retreats, and news from our center. Hope to see you soon!

Upcoming Events at Aryaloka:

Medicine for the Heart and Mind, an Introduction to Buddhism and Meditation

Medicine for the Heart and Mind, an Introduction to Buddhism and Meditation

Event Date/Time:┬áSaturday, March 30, 10am – 4pm


The Buddha’s Teaching as Something That can Help

How do we practice Buddhism in the modern world? After 2500 years, the Buddha’s teaching is still relevant, radical, practical and fresh. This day workshop will give participants an introduction to the life and teachings of the Buddha, and all they need to begin their own practice! Basic meditation instruction will be given as well as an introduction to Buddhist ethics and wisdom teachings. There will be a practical focus ... Read more

Men’s Dharma Practice: Ritual Spaces

Men’s Dharma Practice: Ritual Spaces

Event Date/Time: March 31, 1-5pm


As part of the lead up to the big Men’s Dharma Weekend in June, we’ll be exploring our responses to devotion and ritual in our practice. How do we respond to myth and symbol? Are there particular myths that inspire us to look deeper into our consciousness, deeper into the universe? What contributes to a sense of Wonder and Mystery in our practice?
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A Path of Awakening, an Introduction to Buddhism and Meditation

A Path of Awakening, an Introduction to Buddhism and Meditation

Event Dates/Times: Wednesday Evenings, April 3 – May 8, 7-9pm


The Buddhist Path of Awakening has endured 2500 years throughout multiple cultures, and is still fresh, approachable and relevant today. Always practical, the Buddha’s teachings apply to all areas of life. This introductory course will focus on the core teachings and meditation practices of the Buddhist tradition. Participants will find all they need to gain a basic understanding of Buddhist teaching, or to start an effective practice.

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