To the Sangha for Refuge I Go – Order/Mitra Day

To the Sangha for Refuge I Go – Order/Mitra Day

Date: Sunday, December 2, 2012 Times: 9:00 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. This Order/Mitra Day is led by an all-star cast as we’re joined by seven Order members who will help to guide discussion – not to be missed!  The topic of the day will be “To the Sangha for Refuge I Go,” an exploration of [...]

Family Yoga Class

Family Yoga Class

Start Date: Sunday, December 16, 2012 End Date: Sunday, December 16, 2012 Register for this Event Yoga develops flexibility, strength and coordination, in addition to relieving stress and promoting self-awareness. Children can experience these benefits as much as adults. Family Yoga gives children and their parents and caregivers an opportunity to slow down and have [...]

Meditate for Peace Day – 2013

Meditate for Peace Day – 2013

Date: January 1, 2013 Times: 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Please join us once again for the 2013 Meditate for Peace Day.  This will be our ninth annual meditation day at the dawn of the New Year. Join us in the spirit of peace and loving-kindness for the benefit of all beings. Beginning at 6 [...]

Introduction to Meditation Workshop – Mindfulness of Breathing (Jan.)

Introduction to Meditation Workshop – Mindfulness of Breathing (Jan.)

Start Date: Saturday, January 12, 2013 End Date: Saturday, January 12, 2013 Register for this Event These Saturday or Sunday workshops are intensive introductions to meditation. Basic ways to set up our meditation and a traditional Buddhist meditation form are taught on each half-day workshop. Monthly workshops alternate between focus on Mindfulness of Breathing and [...]

Introduction to Meditation and Buddhism – Winter Series

Introduction to Meditation and Buddhism – Winter Series

Start Date: Wednesday, January 23, 2013 End Date: Wednesday, February 27, 2013 Register for this Event On these six Wednesday evenings we will learn traditional Buddhist meditations and also explore basic Buddhist teachings. Meditations taught will include the Mindfulness of Breathing, development of loving-kindness (Metta Bhavana) and walking meditation. These forms have been found to [...]

Outlying Centers Retreat

Outlying Centers Retreat

Start Date: Friday, January 18, 2013 End Date: Monday, January 21, 2013 Register for this Event Through talks, exercises, and discussion, we will explore the Three Jewels – Buddha, Dharma and Sangha -  and what it means to truly go for refuge to these in our own lives. Space will be provided for individual opportunity [...]

Introduction to Meditation and Buddhism – Early Spring Series

Introduction to Meditation and Buddhism – Early Spring Series

Start Date: Wednesday, March 6, 2013 End Date: Wednesday, April 10, 2013 Register for this Event On these six Wednesday evenings we will learn traditional Buddhist meditations and also explore basic Buddhist teachings. Meditations taught will include the Mindfulness of Breathing, development of loving-kindness (Metta Bhavana) and walking meditation. These forms have been found to [...]

An Introduction to Noble Silence

An Introduction to Noble Silence

Start Date: Sunday, April 7, 2013 End Date: Sunday, April 7, 2013 Register for this Event In this all-day workshop, we will be exploring the practice of Noble Silence – stillness of body, speech, and mind – and learning how to bring stillness into our daily lives. If you are considering attending a multi-day Noble [...]

Introduction to Meditation Workshop – Loving-kindness (Apr.)

Introduction to Meditation Workshop – Loving-kindness (Apr.)

Start Date: Sunday, April 14, 2013 End Date: Sunday, April 14, 2013 Register for this Event These Saturday or Sunday workshops are intensive introductions to meditation. Basic ways to set up our meditation and a traditional Buddhist meditation form are taught on each half-day workshop. Monthly workshops alternate between focus on Mindfulness of Breathing and [...]

An Evening with Heather Maloney

An Evening with Heather Maloney

Date: April 14, 2013 Times: 6:30 p.m. THE BEAUTY OF IMPERMANENCE IN SONG Renowned musician Heather Maloney will join us at Aryaloka on Sunday, April 14th for her third performance with an evening concert that is certain to thrill! Be sure to bring friends and family to this deeply heartwarming musical event! Heather Maloney got [...]

Radiance and Openness: The Heart Sutra Retreat

Radiance and Openness: The Heart Sutra Retreat

Start Date: Friday, April 19, 2013 End Date: Wednesday, April 24, 2013 Register for this Event “Every Buddha throughout time, With just this Perfect Wisdom, Fully wakes up to perfect and complete Enlightenment.” What is this wisdom, knowing which one becomes fully awake? What do Shariputra and Avalokitesvara ‘know’ that we do not? On this [...]

Taking Your Meditation to the Next Level

Taking Your Meditation to the Next Level

Start Date: Wednesday, May 1, 2013 End Date: Wednesday, June 5, 2013 Register for this Event Isn’t there more to meditation than what I experience? Where is the bliss and ‘wow’? If you have ever asked similar questions, this course may be for you. In this six week course we will work together to go [...]