Programs

A Special Introduction to Buddhism with Barbara Wolkowitz

with Barbara Wolkowitz

June 20th

The Buddhist teachings offer detailed and practical guidance to understanding our own minds and our experience of the world. With a clearer understanding of the progression of hinayana, mahayana, and vajrayana (which of course are also present together at Continue »

White Tara - A Soothing Practice for Difficult Times

with Acharya Judith Simmer-Brown

June 29th—July 27th

This five-week recorded course introduces the short daily practice of White Tara, one of the most famous bodhisattvas of compassion in Tibetan Buddhism. Emanated from the tears of the compassionate Avalokiteshvara, peaceful White Tara is said to witness t Continue »

“Open Sky” - Level V Meditation Training

with Shastri Janet Bronstein

July 10th—July 12th

Sharpening one’s awareness, one finds the open clear sky of mind—a delightful source of wisdom and uplifted energy. Trusting our nature enough to let go into the present moment. Continue »

Development of Peace -- Basic Teachings of the Buddha

with Winnie Edgerton & Sarah Flint

July 20th—August 10th

The Buddha first taught the path of individual liberation. In the Four Noble Truths he taught the truth of suffering, the origin of suffering, the cessation of suffering and the path to contentment and freedom. He taught the meditation practice of mindful Continue »

Harvest of Peace Potluck

September 19th

A potluck gathering to celebrate our bounty. Continue »

“The Art of Being Human” - Level I Meditation Training

with Lance Brunner

October 2nd—October 4th

This path is open to anyone seeking to develop gentleness and strength through meditation. Shambhala Training is a series of contemplative workshops suited for both beginning and experienced meditators. The simple and profound technique of mindfulness and Continue »

Ninthun - full day meditation retreat

November 7th

A full day of meditation practice with like minded people. Continue »

Year End Potluck

December 5th

Year end Community Potluck Continue »