Programs

Kalapa Ikebana: Early Spring Series

with Donna West

March 7th—April 11th - Date postponed or cancelled

The basic purpose of ikebana is opening to and expressing the sacredness, natural harmony and order of the world. By arranging greenery, flowers, container and water, we can express this connection beautifully and simply with a sense of elegance. Continue »

Learn to Meditate (via Zoom)

April 6th

People new to meditation as well as more experienced practitioners who wish to refresh their technique will receive instruction in a relaxed, uplifted atmosphere. Encourage your family, friends or others curious about meditation to attend. Continue »

Welcoming the Unwelcome (Via Zoom)

with Jill Giraud & Carolynn Larson-Garcia

April 7th

From the bestselling author of When things Fall Apart, an open-hearted call for human connection, compassion, and learning to love the world just as it is during these most challenging times. Continue »

Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana (via Zoom)

April 7th - Date postponed or cancelled

This hour long practice of chanting and meditation is simple and quite powerful in its direct approach to basic goodness. The Sakyong composed this practice to deepen our personal and social connection with basic goodness. Continue »

White Tara Practice (via Zoom)

with Shastri Ruth Wallen

April 12th

White Tara is a compassion practice involving visualization and mantra recitation that helps to soothe the suffering of beings and promote health and long life. Continue »

Online Acharya Talk: Foundations for Freedom

April 12th

In the spirit of “returning to square one”–a favorite expression of the Vidyadhara, Chögyam Trungpa, a group of Acharyas were inspired to offer to the community an in-depth study of the foundational Buddhist teachings of the Hinayana. Continue »

Study Group: Foundations for Freedom

April 13th

A group of Acharyas were inspired to offer to the community an in-depth study of the foundational Buddhist teachings of the Hinayana. This will be a group to study the readings that go with this course. Continue »

Welcoming the Unwelcome (Via Zoom)

with Jill Giraud & Carolynn Larson-Garcia

April 14th

From the bestselling author of When things Fall Apart, an open-hearted call for human connection, compassion, and learning to love the world just as it is during these most challenging times. Continue »

White Tara Practice (via Zoom)

with Shastri Ruth Wallen

April 19th

White Tara is a compassion practice involving visualization and mantra recitation that helps to soothe the suffering of beings and promote health and long life. Continue »

Welcoming the Unwelcome (Via Zoom)

with Jill Giraud & Carolynn Larson-Garcia

April 21st

From the bestselling author of When things Fall Apart, an open-hearted call for human connection, compassion, and learning to love the world just as it is during these most challenging times. Continue »

White Tara Practice (via Zoom)

with Shastri Ruth Wallen

April 26th

White Tara is a compassion practice involving visualization and mantra recitation that helps to soothe the suffering of beings and promote health and long life. Continue »

Online Acharya Talk: Foundations for Freedom

April 26th

In the spirit of “returning to square one”–a favorite expression of the Vidyadhara, Chögyam Trungpa, a group of Acharyas were inspired to offer to the community an in-depth study of the foundational Buddhist teachings of the Hinayana. Continue »

All About Love (via Zoom)

April 27th

The Social Justice Book Group is reading All About Love, by bell hooks, who "provides a new path to love that is sacred, redemptive, and healing for individuals and for a nation." Continue »

Welcoming the Unwelcome (Via Zoom)

with Jill Giraud & Carolynn Larson-Garcia

April 28th

From the bestselling author of When things Fall Apart, an open-hearted call for human connection, compassion, and learning to love the world just as it is during these most challenging times. Continue »

White Tara Practice (via Zoom)

with Shastri Ruth Wallen

May 3rd

White Tara is a compassion practice involving visualization and mantra recitation that helps to soothe the suffering of beings and promote health and long life. Continue »

Learn to Meditate

May 4th

People new to meditation as well as more experienced practitioners who wish to refresh their technique will receive instruction in a relaxed, uplifted atmosphere. Encourage your family, friends or others curious about meditation to attend. Continue »

Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana

May 6th

This hour long practice of chanting and meditation is simple and quite powerful in its direct approach to basic goodness. The Sakyong composed this practice to deepen our personal and social connection with basic goodness. Continue »

White Tara Practice (via Zoom)

with Shastri Ruth Wallen

May 10th

White Tara is a compassion practice involving visualization and mantra recitation that helps to soothe the suffering of beings and promote health and long life. Continue »

Online Acharya Talk: Foundations for Freedom

May 10th

In the spirit of “returning to square one”–a favorite expression of the Vidyadhara, Chögyam Trungpa, a group of Acharyas were inspired to offer to the community an in-depth study of the foundational Buddhist teachings of the Hinayana. Continue »

Study Group: Foundations for Freedom

May 11th

A group of Acharyas were inspired to offer to the community an in-depth study of the foundational Buddhist teachings of the Hinayana. This will be a group to study the readings that go with this course. Continue »

White Tara Practice (via Zoom)

with Shastri Ruth Wallen

May 17th

White Tara is a compassion practice involving visualization and mantra recitation that helps to soothe the suffering of beings and promote health and long life. Continue »

Welcoming the Unwelcome

with Jill Giraud & Carolynn Larson-Garcia

May 19th

From the bestselling author of When things Fall Apart, an open-hearted call for human connection, compassion, and learning to love the world just as it is during these most challenging times. Continue »

White Tara Practice (via Zoom)

with Shastri Ruth Wallen

May 24th

White Tara is a compassion practice involving visualization and mantra recitation that helps to soothe the suffering of beings and promote health and long life. Continue »

Online Acharya Talk: Foundations for Freedom

May 24th

In the spirit of “returning to square one”–a favorite expression of the Vidyadhara, Chögyam Trungpa, a group of Acharyas were inspired to offer to the community an in-depth study of the foundational Buddhist teachings of the Hinayana. Continue »

All About Love (via Zoom)

May 25th

The Social Justice Book Group is reading All About Love, by bell hooks, who "provides a new path to love that is sacred, redemptive, and healing for individuals and for a nation." Continue »

White Tara Practice (via Zoom)

with Shastri Ruth Wallen

May 31st

White Tara is a compassion practice involving visualization and mantra recitation that helps to soothe the suffering of beings and promote health and long life. Continue »

White Tara Practice (via Zoom)

with Shastri Ruth Wallen

June 7th

White Tara Practice (via Zoom)

with Shastri Ruth Wallen

June 14th

Online Acharya Talk: Foundations for Freedom

June 14th

In the spirit of “returning to square one”–a favorite expression of the Vidyadhara, Chögyam Trungpa, a group of Acharyas were inspired to offer to the community an in-depth study of the foundational Buddhist teachings of the Hinayana. Continue »

Study Group: Foundations for Freedom

June 15th

A group of Acharyas were inspired to offer to the community an in-depth study of the foundational Buddhist teachings of the Hinayana. This will be a group to study the readings that go with this course. Continue »

White Tara Practice (via Zoom)

with Shastri Ruth Wallen

June 21st

White Tara is a compassion practice involving visualization and mantra recitation that helps to soothe the suffering of beings and promote health and long life. Continue »

White Tara Practice (via Zoom)

with Shastri Ruth Wallen

June 28th

Online Acharya Talk: Foundations for Freedom

June 28th

In the spirit of “returning to square one”–a favorite expression of the Vidyadhara, Chögyam Trungpa, a group of Acharyas were inspired to offer to the community an in-depth study of the foundational Buddhist teachings of the Hinayana. Continue »