eNews: May 2012

eNews: May 2012

Table of Contents On the Road Welcome and Farewell Chenrezig Hall Chenrezig Mantra Recitation Sravasti Abbey Friends Education Sharing the Dharma Day Forgiveness Retreat & North Idaho College Talk Other News That song about April showers is true this spring at the...
eNews: April 2012

eNews: April 2012

Table of Contents Guy Newland Teaches on Nagarjuna Winter Retreat Concludes The Growing bhikshuni Sangha Sharing the Dharma Day and Other Guests Making Merit with Manis Seeking Short-term Volunteer Web Designer Other News Spring is arriving at the Abbey, with...
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...