eNews: March 2012

eNews: March 2012

Table of Contents Winter Retreat Is Almost Over Venerable Samten Goes for bhiksunī Ordination Sravasti Abbey: The Movie Sravasti Abbey Friends Education (SAFE) Guy Newland Is Coming Back Other News As the days grow longer the snow comes and goes. The paths alternately...
eNews: February 2012

eNews: February 2012

Table of Contents We’re Back in the Meditation Hall! Winter Retreat Retreat from Afar Other News Winter retreat brings a quiet time at the Abbey. There’s a lot going on, but it’s happening within people’s minds and hearts, so there’s little...
eNews: January 2012

eNews: January 2012

Table of Contents Two New bhikshunis! Venerable Chodron’s Trip to Asia The Meditation Hall Retreat Begins! Lama Tsongkhapa Day Other News We send you warm holiday greetings and all good wishes for the New Year. Our Dharma practice enables us to create the causes...
I’m Thinking of Ordaining

I’m Thinking of Ordaining

Ven. Thubten Chodron responds to a student’s queries about ordaining Letter from Anita Dear Ven. Chodron, I’ve been considering ordaining but have some doubts and questions. I live alone, and I feel alone. I have good work as a high school teacher, which gives...
Forest Stewardship 2005

Forest Stewardship 2005

In 2005, a forest stewardship roundtable brought together people with experience is aspects of forestry as well as folks who simply love of the forest and lands to answer the question “How do we integrate the Dharma into our land stewardship practices?”...