Eco-Dharma Conference 2014

Northeast USA  

August 7, 2014toAugust 11, 2014

Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

Join us in the foothills of the White Mountains of New Hampshire for a unique event featuring prominent Buddhist teachers, scholars, and environmental activists discussing in depth the intersection of Buddhist practice and stewardship of the earth. Conference participants will also be invited into this discussion. Read More »

Retreat on Contemplative Practice and Rituals in Service to the Dying

Southwest USA  

August 7, 2014toAugust 10, 2014

candles (150x101)Upaya Zen Center

Frank Ostaseski and Roshi Joan Halifax are pioneers in the End-of-Life care field. This unique program is an intensive plunge into core contemplative practices and is especially suited Read More »

Introduction To Buddhism, with Lama Losang (Lama David Bole)

Northeast USA  

August 8, 2014toAugust 10, 2014

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Karma Triyana Dharmachakra

Are you interested in knowing more about the Buddha, what he taught, and its relevance to our modern world? Have you already taken refuge, but aren’t sure where to go from here?  Lama Losang present the basics of Tibetan Buddhism in down-to-earth language with warmth, humor, and clarity. He covers Read More »

Khenpo Samdup at Drikung Seattle

Northwest USA  

August 8, 2014toAugust 10, 2014

Drikung Seattle

Khenpo Samdup is a teacher in the Drikung Kagyu tradition of Tibetan Buddhism and the Resident Teacher of HE Garchen Rinpoche’s center in Dayton, Ohio. Khenpo Samdup (at right in photo) will teach in English. Read More »

Sharing the Dharma Day

Northwest USA  

August 10, 2014
10:00 amto4:00 pm

Venerable Thubten ChodronNewport, WA

One Sunday a month, Sravasti Abbey opens its doors for Sharing the Dharma Day, an opportunity for newcomers and old friends to explore the Buddha’s teachings and share in community fellowship. Read More »

Full Moon Loving-Kindness Practice and Refuge Ceremony

Northwest USA  

August 10, 2014toDecember 6, 2014

Full Moon 2013 Metta image 180x180Heart of Wisdom Zen Temple

To support loving-kindness (metta) practice around the world, we will meditate together on nights when there is a full moon.

Metta meditation is an antidote to fear and anxiety, and a complement to the cool clarity of wisdom. Read More »

Emotional Healing from Trauma: Lama Tsultrim Yeshe, James L. Knoll IV, MD, Trish Malone, and Kell Julliard

Northeast USA  

August 15, 2014toAugust 17, 2014

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Karma Triyana Dharmachakra

Buddhism has a lot to say about suffering — its source, its cause, and how it can be relieved. This retreat, which combines knowledge gained from Western psychological science and Buddhist teachings, is designed to help people of all denominations recover from traumatic experiences Read More »

Transforming Suffering: A Five-Energies Approach to Service and Social Change

Southwest USA  

August 15, 2014toAugust 17, 2014

Fleet Maull 2013 -2 (100x150)Upaya Zen Center

Acharya Fleet Maull, M.A., explores the practice of transforming the disturbing emotions of attachment, anger or aggression, ignorance or bewilderment, pride, and envy that arise on our own path. He reveals how the five Buddha families can be used as tools for social organizing principles for engaged work. Read More »

Week-long Meditation Teacher Training

Northeast USA  

August 16, 2014toAugust 22, 2014

New York City

The Interdependence Project offers its first week-long Meditation Teacher Training. This nonresidential daily retreat is an opportunity for meditation teachers of all traditions to further develop and deepen their ability to teach Read More »

Bearing Witness Day of Reflection at the Flight 93 Memorial

Northeast USA  

August 16, 2014

imageStoystown, PA

Please join Zen Peacemaker minister Anthony Stultz for a Bearing Witness Day of Reflection at the Flight 93 Memorial and Memorial Chapel. Tony was a chaplain to the victim families of Flight 93 and, along with three other clergy, performed the burial at the national memorial in 2011 Read More »

Family Camp in August at Dorje Denma Ling

Nova Scotia  

August 16, 2014toAugust 24, 2014

SarahBakerForward 2 (113)This is a remarkable opportunity to take time together, away from the regular pressures of our lives, and allow love and joy to envelop us. Bring the grandparents, a family friend, your nephew; take the opportunity to gather together and enjoy the qualities of sweet summer life. Read More »

Miraculous Expression

Northeast USA  

August 16, 2014toAugust 21, 2014

Bamboo-150x150Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

Each moment, an invitation into the heart of the world is offered through the doors of the senses. Touching the heart of things, we enter intimately with our innate wisdom, love, and compassion. We discover these qualities as the basis for all life and entrust ourselves, with our entire being, to the path of Read More »

North American premiere of “Yartsa Rinpoche: Precious Caterpillar”

Northeast USA  

August 21, 2014toAugust 27, 2014

New York City

Cordyceps sinensis (in Tibetan, Yartsa-gunbu) has been called “Tibet’s golden worm” and “the Viagra of the Himalayas.” When it was discovered 30 years ago as a natural remedy, Read More »