Region: Northwest USA


Sharing the Dharma Day

September 7, 2014
10:00 amto4:00 pm

Venerable Thubten ChodronNewport, WA

One Sunday per 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. People from all faiths and backgrounds can apply the principles explored on Sharing the Dharma Day to Read More »

Full Moon Loving-Kindness Meditation

September 8, 2014
7:00 pmto9:00 pm

Heart of Wisdom Zen Temple
All are welcome to our monthly Full Moon Loving-Kindness Practice and Ceremony for Ethical Living. To support loving-kindness (metta) around the world, we 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 »

Full Moon Loving-Kindness Practice and Refuge Ceremony

September 8, 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 »

Koans Sesshin, with Jan Chozen Bays, Roshi, and Larry Fuho Trussell

September 15, 2014toSeptember 21, 2014

Great Vow Zen Monastery

Koans are unique tools that wholeheartedly engage the body/mind and liberate us from dualistic ways of experiencing. This sesshin is one of our most energetic, as each person plunges into the fundamental question of their life.
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Annual One-Week Retreat: Chenrezig and Parting from the Four Attachments

September 19, 2014toSeptember 26, 2014

Newport, WA

Venerable Thubten Chodron will lead this Sravasti Abbey retreat on Chenrezig, Buddha of Compassion, emphasizing how to bring the compassion practices to your daily life. She will also continue teaching on the clear and directive text Parting from the Four Attachments, on essential practices needed to lay the Read More »

Holding On and Letting Go retreat, with Arinna Weisman

September 23, 2014toSeptember 28, 2014

Vipassana Teacher Arinna WeismanGreat Vow Zen Monastery

It is only when we come into relationship with our experience, in an intimate connection, that we are able to see clearly what supports our lives, the lives of others, and all of nature. When we notice the energy of holding on and the contraction it brings, we also begin to be able to let go. In letting go, the heart Read More »

Sharing the Dharma Day

October 5, 2014
10:00 amto4:00 pm

Venerable Thubten ChodronNewport, WA

One Sunday per 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. People from all faiths and backgrounds can apply the principles explored on Sharing the Dharma Day to Read More »

Sharing the Dharma Day

November 2, 2014
10:00 amto4:00 pm

Venerable Thubten ChodronNewport, WA

One Sunday per 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. People from all faiths and backgrounds can apply the principles explored on Sharing the Dharma Day to Read More »

Nyung Ne Retreat, with Bhikshuni Thubten Chodron

November 14, 2014toNovember 17, 2014

gelongmapalmoNewport, WA

The nun Bhikshuni Palmo originated the Nyung Ne practice in India many centuries ago, healing herself from leprosy and gaining a bodhisattva’s realizations. Nyung Ne is a purification retreat and a wonderful opportunity to deepen your refuge and strengthen your relationship with Chenrezig, Buddha of Compassion. Read More »

Sharing the Dharma Day

December 7, 2014
10:00 amto4:00 pm

Venerable Thubten ChodronNewport, WA

One Sunday per 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. People from all faiths and backgrounds can apply the principles explored on Sharing the Dharma Day to Read More »