A Path of Awakening | an Introduction to Buddhism and Meditation

A Path of Awakening | an Introduction to Buddhism and Meditation

Event Date/Time: September 21, 10am – 4pm 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 […]

Art from the Sangha: Opening Reception

Art from the Sangha: Opening Reception

Event Date/Time: Oct 6th, 3-5pm Where do Art and Buddhist practice connect? Imagination is a faculty that can be developed and refined. The Western idea of the Illumined Imagination can be seen and understood within Buddhist teachings of sraddha and prajna, or faith and wisdom. These are ways of knowing that go beyond concepts or […]

Intensive Noble Silence Retreat

Intensive Noble Silence Retreat

Event Date/Time: Nov 6th 2019, 7pm to Nov 12th 2019, 2pm This retreat provides a safe and supportive space to practice meditation in an atmosphere of deep silence. There is an emphasis on the collective aspect of practice, with the Five Precepts woven into the fabric of the daily program. This retreat is for experienced […]

Winter Stillness: The Diamond Sutra | a meditation retreat

Winter Stillness: The Diamond Sutra | a meditation retreat

Event Dates: Dec 26, 7pm to Dec 31, 2pm Winter Stillness: The Diamond Sutra | a meditation retreat “Thus shall you think of all this fleeting world: A star at dawn, a bubble in a stream; A flash of lightening in a summer cloud, A flickering lamp, a phantom, and a dream.” The theme of […]