Going Deeper by Engaging the Heart Through Devotion and Puja

Going Deeper by Engaging the Heart Through Devotion and Puja

Start Date: Saturday, January 5, 2013 End Date: Saturday, January 5, 2013 Register for this Event Devotional practice provides a means for expressing our joy for the Dharma, and helps us engage our emotions in our spiritual practice. The Sevenfold puja in one of the main devotional ceremonies practiced at Aryaloka and in the Triratna [...]

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

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

Start Date: Sunday, February 10, 2013 End Date: Sunday, February 10, 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 [...]

Parinirvana Day

Parinirvana Day

Date: February 16, 2013 Times: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Celebrate the Buddha’s Parinirvana and join with others in ritual and celebration for people who are important to you who have died. We will share the Buddha’s teachings on living and dying as he shared them with his disciples through meditation, readings and discussion. Following [...]

Full Moon Puja and Meditation

Full Moon Puja and Meditation

Start Date: February 22, 2013 Other Dates: Mar. 29, Apr. 25, May 24, June21 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ We hope you can join us for these special events. Once a month on the nearest Friday to the Full Moon, Aryaloka is open for an evening of practice which includes meditation and Dharma readings, followed by a Seven-fold Puja [...]

Creating as Meditation in Action – A Day of Exploration

Creating as Meditation in Action – A Day of Exploration

Start Date: Saturday, February 23, 2013 End Date: Saturday, February 23, 2013 Register for this Event Meditation practice synchronizes the mind and body, bringing us into the present moment, awake and aware of our sense perceptions and our environment.  From that open space, a gesture can arise: a word, a thought, a stroke, a genuine [...]

Introduction to Meditation Workshop – Mindfulness of Breathing (July)

Introduction to Meditation Workshop – Mindfulness of Breathing (July)

Start Date: Saturday, July 13, 2013 End Date: Saturday, July 13, 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 that is compatible with any religious belief are taught on each half-day workshop. Monthly workshops alternate [...]

Men’s Practice Day – May

Men’s Practice Day – May

Date: May 11, 2013 Times: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. On this Men’s Day with visiting Order member Sravaniya, we will spend our time together by looking at the topic of integration – especially integrating our “various selves” – so that they support our spiritual efforts. There is the self that wants to sit and [...]

Introduction to Buddhism Class

Introduction to Buddhism Class

Start Date: Sunday, June 16, 2013 End Date: Sunday, June 16, 2013 Register for this Event In this workshop we will explore several fundamental teachings of the Buddhist tradition. We’ll cover such topics as Who was the Buddha? What is the goal of Buddhism? How does one practice as a Buddhist? Commonly heard teachings such [...]