Vinaya teachings and ceremonies launch Sravasti Abbey’s fourth annual varsa—the 3-month “snows retreat” for the monastic community.
December has seen much coming and going, and plenty of snow. Read about Abbey life and travels in Singapore, Malaysia, and India.
Stephen discovers that self-acceptance is a key step towards growing compassion. How can we accept others’ suffering if we haven’t acknowledged our own?
Celebrate Lama Tsongkhapa Day, December 23, with light offerings and Dharma study. Read Tsongkhapa’s short texts, listen to the commentary, and reflect.
Ven. Chodron is winding up teachings in Singapore and Malaysia. Annette’s bodhi leaf gift—offered with joy—delights her teacher and the community. Thank you!
Read all the latest news from Sravasti Abbey. Learn about Ven. Chodron’s Global Bhikkhuni Award and travels in Taiwan. Also find community news and Abbey life info.