Meditation Practice Day

Meditation Practice Day

Event Dates: Saturday, April 14, 2018 Come and experience a day of silence and meditation. This meditation practice day is a chance to meditate in supportive conditions: stillness, silence, and in the company of like-minded friends. Enjoy meditation in Aryaloka’s beautiful shrine room, circumambulate the stupa on an early spring day, sit quietly with a […]

Order / Mitra Day: Milarepa’s Song on the Shepherd’s Search for Mind

Order / Mitra Day:  Milarepa’s Song on the Shepherd’s Search for Mind

Event Date: June 2, 10:00 a.m. – 4 p.m. Study, Practice, Realize:  Milarepa’s Song on the Shepherd’s Search for Mind Calling all Order members and Mitras in our region – you’re invited to come share together in a day of practice dedicated to Milarepa, marked by some creative community building with mantra, music, visual arts, poetry and […]

Ancient Wisdom: The Purpose of Living a Spiritual Life

Ancient Wisdom: The Purpose of Living a Spiritual Life

Event Dates: Sunday, June 17, 2018. 9:00 am – 1:00 pm In a lively conversation with one of his monastic followers, Shakyamuni Buddha highlights which questions and spiritual teachings are helpful and which questions and teachings are not. By following their discussion we all learn what the purpose of a spiritual life truly is. The day […]

Dhyana, Step by Step | a weekend retreat with Bodhipaksa – NOW ONLINE

Dhyana, Step by Step | a weekend retreat with Bodhipaksa – NOW ONLINE

Event Dates: June 27 and 28, 9:30am-12:30pm (EDT) This event will take place on Zoom on Saturday and Sunday morning, 9:30 to 12:30 both days. You’ve probably been given very specific instructions on how to develop mindfulness. You’ve probably received very clear direction in how to cultivate loving-kindness. But dhyana — even although it’s considered […]

Arrows into Flowers | Transforming the Power of Hatred – an Online Retreat with Nagabodhi

Arrows into Flowers | Transforming the Power of Hatred – an Online Retreat with Nagabodhi

Event Dates: Two Online Sessions July 11 and 12, 10am to 1pm (EDT) How do we work with the roughest edges of the human condition? The Buddha made it clear: there’s no justification for hatred in the Buddhist approach to spiritual life. And yet, unless we’re lucky, people can upset, abuse or betray us, while events […]