eNews: March 2015

eNews: March 2015

Table of Contents Completion of the One-Month Retreat … and Retreat Goes On Tara Puja for Chinese New Year & Tibetan Losar Praise for Chenrezig Hall An Open-Hearted Life More News While our friends on the East Coast of the US have been battered with...
eNews: February 2015

eNews: February 2015

Table of Contents Vajrasattva New Year’s Retreat HH the Dalai Lama’s Lamrim Teachings in Mundgod, India Our Eighth Bhikshuni Varsa: the Snows Retreat Winter Retreat: Manjushri and Yamantaka Requesting Training & Becoming Anagarikas Re-Imagining Mundgod...
Namaste, Glen Campbell

Namaste, Glen Campbell

Jane Roos recalls the lyrics of “Rhinestone Cowboy” to shine a light on the Sravasti Abbey Friends Education distance learning program’s unit on renunciation—the determination to be free from the star-spangled attractions of samsara: On the very first LP I ever bought...
eNews: January 2015

eNews: January 2015

Table of Contents Trip to Asia A New Bhikshuni! In the Community Sharing the Dharma Day Lama Tsongkhapa Day & Candlelight Vigil Sangha Comes Home Sravasti Abbey Friends Education Program More News Winter’s snow came late this year, but at last the Abbey land...
Delight is Not the Problem

Delight is Not the Problem

Nancy Copeland-Payton reflects on her life and what she’s learned from the Sravasti Abbey Friends Education distance learning program. My geneticist son sits by the wood stove, analyzing his research data generated by the university super computer in Florida. I...
eNews: December 2014

eNews: December 2014

Table of Contents Sharing the Dharma Day November, a Month of Travel Buddhism: One Teacher, Many Traditions Nyung Ne Thanksgiving Visitors & New Arrivals Prayers Other News The days grow noticeably shorter in November as winter approaches. We experienced a week or...