eNews: February 2016

eNews: February 2016

Table of Contents Vajrasattva Retreat His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s Teachings in India Sharing the Dharma Day Winter Retreat: Taking Refuge in the Three Jewels Beginning the Snows Retreat More News Unlike last winter, we’ve gotten a reasonable amount of snow...
eNews: January 2016

eNews: January 2016

Table of Contents Teachings in Seattle, Singapore, and Bangalore Lama Tsongkhapa Day and Vigil for Victims of Gun Violence Sharing the Dharma Day Community Life and the Holidays Sign Up for the Retreat from Afar More News Snow began to fall as the winter solstice...
eNews: December 2015

eNews: December 2015

Table of Contents Sharing the Dharma and Offering Service Buddhism: One Teacher, Many Traditions The Paris Attack The Elements Tara’s Refuge In the Broader Community Sign Up for the Retreat from Afar More News Winter is definitely coming: the leaves are gone and...
eNews: November 2015

eNews: November 2015

Table of Contents Green Tara Retreat Tara’s Land Sharing the Dharma Day 21st Annual Western Buddhist Monastic Gathering The Forest Prison Dharma Outreach Walk in the Woods Sandpoint High School Visit More News The autumn colors at the Abbey sparkled, especially...
eNews: October 2015

eNews: October 2015

Table of Contents The Abbey Plans for the Future Concentration Retreat Chenrezig Comes Home Madhyamaka Through Metaphors Sharing the Dharma Day Prison Outreach September Work Party In the Community More News The smoky air from the fires cleared in September, and the...
The Future Is Beginning

The Future Is Beginning

A few years ago the Abbey community talked with me about the “property down the hill,” a 56.23-acre parcel of forests and meadows with a house, some out-buildings, a running stream, and pond. “Think how great it would be to have this property,”...